Juniper Junos SRX crafted packets destined to fxp0 denial of service (JSA10927)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 124195
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionAccording to its self-reported version number, the remote Juniper Junos device is affected by a denial of service vulnerability in the management interface due to buffer space exhaustion. An unauthenticated, adjacent attacker can exploit this issue, via crafted packets destined to the management interface (fxp0) to cause the service to stop responding.
SolutionApply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10927