Juniper Junos SRX Series 'log-out-on-disconnect' Persistent Admin Access (JSA10672)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 82794
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VPR Score: 5.9


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


According to its self-reported version number, the remote Juniper Junos SRX series device is affected by an administrative access vulnerability due to a flaw in the 'log-out-on-disconnect' feature after a reboot. This can allow an attacker with physical access to the device to gain administrative control by reconnecting to the console port.


Apply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper advisory JSA10672.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82794

File Name: juniper_jsa10672.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: combined

Published: 4/15/2015

Updated: 7/12/2018

Dependencies: junos_version.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.1

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junos

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/8/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/8/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3002

BID: 74019

JSA: JSA10672