Juniper Junos Unsupported Version Detection

critical Nessus Plugin ID 55933

Synopsis

The operating system running on the remote host is no longer supported.

Description

According to its self-reported version number, the installation of the Juniper Junos operating system running on the remote host is no longer supported.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain security vulnerabilities.

Solution

Upgrade to a version of Juniper Junos that is currently supported.

See Also

http://www.juniper.net/support/eol/junos.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 55933

File Name: junos_unsupported.nasl

Version: 1.51

Type: combined

Published: 8/22/2011

Updated: 5/14/2021

Risk Information

CVSS Score Rationale: Default unsupported software score.

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junos

Required KB Items: Host/Juniper/JUNOS/Version

Reference Information

IAVA: 0001-A-0544