Juniper Junos SRX Series flowd Remote DoS (JSA10596)
High Nessus Plugin ID 70476
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionAccording to its self-reported version number, the remote Juniper Junos SRX-series device has a denial of service vulnerability related to processing particular TCP packet sequences. A remote attacker can exploit this issue to cause the flow daemon (flowd) to crash.
Note that this issue only affects devices with ALG and UTM enabled.
SolutionApply the relevant Junos software release or workaround referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10596.