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Juniper Junos OS: Denial of Service in TCP packet processing (JSA10638) (CVE-2004-0230)

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Juniper Junos OS: Denial of Service in TCP packet processing (JSA10638) (CVE-2004-0230)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/18/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/14/2014
Modified
05/27/2016

Description

TCP, when using a large Window Size, makes it easier for remote attackers to guess sequence numbers and cause a denial of service (connection loss) to persistent TCP connections by repeatedly injecting a TCP RST packet, especially in protocols that use long-lived connections, such as BGP.

Solution(s)

  • juniper-junos-os-upgrade-latest

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