Juniper JUNOSe IPv6 Packet Handling Line Card Reset Remote DoS (JSA10767)
High Nessus Plugin ID 94678
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionAccording to its version, the remote Juniper E-eries device is affected by a denial of service vulnerability in the IPv6 support component due to improper handling IPv6 packets. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted IPv6 packet, to cause the line card to reset.
Note that devices with IPv6 disabled are not affected.
SolutionUpgrade to Juniper JUNOSe version 10.3.3p0-15 / 12.3.3p0-6 / 13.3.3p0-1 / 14.3.2 / 15.1.0 or later.