Juniper Junos SRX Integrated User Firewall Hardcoded Credentials (JSA10791)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 102704
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

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

Description

According to its self-reported version and configuration, the remote Juniper Junos device has hardcoded credentials for the Integrated User Firewall (UserFW) services authentication API. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to gain administrative access to the device.

Solution

Upgrade to the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper security advisory JSA10791.

See Also

https://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10791

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 102704

File Name: juniper_jsa10791.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: combined

Published: 8/23/2017

Updated: 8/10/2018

Dependencies: junos_version.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:juniper:junos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Patch Publication Date: 7/12/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/12/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-2343

JSA: JSA10791