Juniper Junos RPD MPLS RCE (JSA10877)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118231


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


According to its self-reported version number, the remote Junos device is affected by a potential remote code execution vulnerability due to how the routing protocol daemon handles MPLS packets. An attacker could potentially crash the RDP service or execute code.


Apply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10877.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118231

File Name: juniper_jsa10877.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: combined

Published: 2018/10/19

Updated: 2020/04/27

Dependencies: 55932

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-0043

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junos

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/10/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0043

JSA: JSA10877