Juniper Junos Invalid PIM DoS (JSA10637)

High Nessus Plugin ID 76505

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VPR Score: 2.7


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. A remote attacker, by sending a specially crafted PIM packet, can crash and restart the RPD routing process.

Note that this issue affects all PIM routers that are configured to use Auto-RP.


Apply the relevant Junos software release or workaround referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10637.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76505

File Name: juniper_jsa10637.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: combined

Published: 2014/07/15

Updated: 2018/07/12

Dependencies: 55932

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 2.7

CVSS v2.0

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: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: 2014/07/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/07/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3819

BID: 68539

JSA: JSA10637