Juniper Junos PIM DoS (PSN-2012-07-648)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 59992
SynopsisThe remote router has a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionAccording to its self-reported version number, the remote router has a denial of service vulnerability. Sending a specially crafted broadcast storm of corrupt packets to the data multicast distribution tree port of a Junos router can cause the rpd daemon to hang. Only routers with PIM enabled in a Rosen MVPN configuration are affected.
SolutionApply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory PSN-2012-07-648.