Juniper Junos TCP Packet Processing Remote DoS (JSA10638)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76506
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionAccording to its self-reported version number, the remote Juniper Junos device is affected by a denial of service vulnerability. An attacker who can guess an in-window sequence number, source and destination addresses, and port numbers can exploit this vulnerability to reset any established TCP session.
This issue only affects TCP sessions terminating on the router.
Transit traffic and TCP Proxy services are unaffected by this vulnerability.
SolutionApply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10638.