Juniper Junos Memory Exhaustion RDP DOS with JET support (JSA10882)

high Nessus Plugin ID 118232
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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 denial of service vulnerability due to a flaw with the Routing Protocols Daemon with Juniper Extension Toolkit support. A remote attacker could exhaust memory resources potentially causing the device to become unavailable.


Apply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10882.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 118232

File Name: juniper_jsa10882.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: combined

Published: 10/19/2018

Updated: 4/27/2020

Dependencies: junos_version.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-0048


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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


Risk Factor: High

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, Host/Juniper/model

Patch Publication Date: 10/10/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/10/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0048

BID: 105564

JSA: JSA10882