Juniper Junos Crafted UDP Packet Handling DoS (JSA10758)

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Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number and architecture, the
remote Juniper Junos device is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability in the 64-bit routing engine. An unauthenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted UDP packet sent to
an interface IP address, to crash the kernel. Note that this
vulnerability does not affect 32-bit systems.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper
advisory JSA10758.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92515 ()

Bugtraq ID: 91763

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1263

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