Juniper Junos DoS Telnet Vulnerability (JSA10817)

High Nessus Plugin ID 104037

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VPR Score: 3.6


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


According to its self-reported version number, the remote Junos device is affected by two vulnerabilities in the telnetd service that may allow a remote unauthenticated attacker to cause a denial of service through memory and/or CPU consumption.


Apply the relevant Junos software release or workarounds referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10817.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 104037

File Name: juniper_jsa10817.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: combined

Published: 2017/10/20

Updated: 2018/08/10

Dependencies: 55932

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junos

Required KB Items: Host/Juniper/JUNOS/Version

Patch Publication Date: 2017/10/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/10/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-10614, CVE-2017-10621

JSA: JSA10816