Juniper Junos MX and T4000 Series MPC Reboot DoS (JSA10621)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73495


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


According to its self-reported version number, the remote Junos device is affected by a denial of service vulnerability. The issue exists in MX and T4000 series routers that use either Trio-based or Cassis-based PFE modules. An attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted IP packet to cause the MPC to reboot.


Apply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10621.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73495

File Name: juniper_jsa10621.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: combined

Published: 2014/04/14

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/model, Host/Juniper/JUNOS/Version, Host/Juniper/JUNOS/BuildDate

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/04/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2713

BID: 66764

OSVDB: 105614

JSA: JSA10621