Juniper Junos XNM Command Remote DoS (JSA10607)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71996


The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.


According to its self-reported version number, the remote Juniper Junos device is affected by a denial of service vulnerability related to the XNM command processor. A remote attacker can exploit this to cause a denial of service by sending a specially crafted XNM command.

Note that this issue only affects devices with the XNM service enabled.


Apply the relevant Junos software release or workaround referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10607.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71996

File Name: juniper_jsa10607.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: combined

Published: 2014/01/16

Modified: 2017/05/16

Dependencies: 55932

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junos

Required KB Items: Host/Juniper/JUNOS/Version, Host/Juniper/JUNOS/BuildDate

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/11/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/01/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0613

BID: 64988

OSVDB: 101861

JSA: JSA10607