Juniper Junos PIM Remote Denial of Service (JSA10548)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 70477
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. A flaw in the way in which the Next-Generation Multicast VPN (NGEN MVPN) environment process large numbers of specifically crafted PIM join messages can cause the RPD routing daemon to crash.
SolutionApply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10548.