VDB-76724 · CVE-2015-5360 · BID 75720

Juniper Junos IPv6 resource management

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A vulnerability was found in Juniper Junos (Router Operating System) (affected version not known). It has been rated as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown code of the component IPv6 Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a resource management vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-399. Impacted is availability. CVE summarizes:

IPv6 sendd in Juniper Junos 12.1X44 before 12.1X44-D51, 12.1X46 before 12.1X46-D36, 12.1X46 before 12.1X46-D40, 12.1X47 before 12.1X47-D25, 12.3 before 12.3R10, 12.3X48 before 12.3X48-D20, 13.2 before 13.2R8, 13.3 before 13.3R6, 14.1 before 14.1R5, 14.2 before 14.2R3, 15.1 before 15.1R1, and 15.1X49 before 15.1X49-D20, when the "set protocols neighbor-discovery secure security-level default" option is configured, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a crafted Secure Neighbor Discovery (SEND) Protocol packet.

The weakness was shared 07/16/2015 with Microsoft (Website). The advisory is shared for download at securitytracker.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2015-5360 since 07/01/2015. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 85228 , which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at Vulnerability Center (SBV-51139) and Tenable (85228). The entries 76725 and 76723 are related to this item.






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CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.1

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
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Class: Resource management
CWE: CWE-399 / CWE-404
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Nessus ID: 85228
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OpenVAS ID: 802738
OpenVAS Name: Junos IPv6 sendd DoS Vulnerability
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07/01/2015 🔍
07/08/2015 +7 days 🔍
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07/14/2015 +6 days 🔍
07/16/2015 +2 days 🔍
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07/17/2015 +1 days 🔍
06/03/2022 +2513 days 🔍


Vendor: juniper.net

Advisory: securitytracker.com
Organization: Microsoft
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2015-5360 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1032849
Vulnerability Center: 51139 - Juniper JunOS Remote DoS in Secure Neighbor Discovery (SEND) Protocol, Medium
SecurityFocus: 75720 - Juniper Junos CVE-2015-5360 Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability

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Created: 07/17/2015 11:28 AM
Updated: 06/03/2022 09:50 AM
Changes: 07/17/2015 11:28 AM (57), 04/29/2019 07:05 AM (9), 06/03/2022 09:45 AM (2), 06/03/2022 09:50 AM (1)
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