Juniper Junos SRX Series TCP ALG DoS (JSA10577)
High Nessus Plugin ID 68910
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionAccording to its self-reported version number, the remote Junos device has a denial of service vulnerability. SRX Series devices with TCP-based Application Layer Gateways (ALGs) can crash when receiving specially crafted TCP packets. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this to crash the device.
SolutionApply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10577.