Juniper JunosE Malformed IP Option Remote DoS

High Nessus Plugin ID 70102


The remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


According to its version, the remote Juniper E-Series device is affected by a remote denial of service vulnerability that can be triggered by sending packets with a malformed IPv4 Option set, resulting in a device reset. IPv6 is not vulnerable to this issue.


Upgrade to JunosE 10.3.3p0-10 / 11.2.3 / 11.3.3 / 12.0.3 / 12.1.2 / 12.2.1 / 12.3.0 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 70102

File Name: juniper_psn-2012-10-734.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/09/24

Modified: 2017/05/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junose

Required KB Items: Host/JunosE/version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/10/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/10/09

Reference Information

BID: 57331

OSVDB: 89063