Juniper Junos RPD MPLS RCE (JSA10877)

high 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: High

ID: 118231

File Name: juniper_jsa10877.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: combined

Published: 10/19/2018

Updated: 2/8/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-0043


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junos

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/10/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/10/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0043

JSA: JSA10877