Junos OS: Insecure PKI key pair export file permissions (JSA10974)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 130502

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


According to its self-reported version number, the remote Juniper Junos device is affected by a vulnerability: PKI keys exported using the command 'run request security pki key-pair export' on Junos OS may have insecure file permissions.
This allows another user on the Junos OS device with shell access to read them.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Apply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10974.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 130502

File Name: juniper_jsa10974.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: combined

Published: 2019/11/05

Updated: 2019/11/05

Dependencies: 55932

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 5.2

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-0073

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junos

Required KB Items: Host/Juniper/JUNOS/Version

Patch Publication Date: 2019/10/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/10/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-0073

JSA: JSA10974

IAVA: 2019-A-0388