Juniper Junos SRX Cluster Synchronization Failover Errors (JSA10806)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 102081


The remote device is affected by a vulnerability that impacts device integrity.


According to its self-reported version number and configuration, the remote Juniper Junos device is affected by a flaw in the handling of cluster synchronization and failover operations whenever the root account has been locked out. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a series of unsuccessful login attempts, to cause synchronization or failover errors on the device.


Upgrade to the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper security advisory JSA10806.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 102081

File Name: juniper_jsa10806.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: combined

Published: 2017/07/31

Modified: 2017/08/15

Dependencies: 55932

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junos

Required KB Items: Host/Juniper/JUNOS/Version, Host/Juniper/model

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/07/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-10604

OSVDB: 160925

JSA: JSA10806