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Category:   Device (Firewall)  >   Juniper ScreenOS Vendors:   Juniper
Juniper NetScreen ScreenOS Ping Processing Flaw Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1029490
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2013-6958   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 12 2013
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 6.3.0.r16; NS 5GT only
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Juniper NetScreen ScreenOS. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

When the 'Ping of Death' screen is not enabled, a remote user can send specially crafted packets to cause denial of service conditions on the target device.

Shuichiro Suzuki of FFRI, Inc. reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (6.3.0.r16, pending).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   State error
Underlying OS:  

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Date:  Thu, 12 Dec 2013 22:03:57 +0000
Subject:  Juniper NetScreen Firewall (ScreenOS)


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