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Category:   Device (Router/Bridge/Hub)  >   Juniper Junos Vendors:   Juniper
Juniper Junos SRX Series Cluster Mode Account Lockout Bug Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1038886
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-10604   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 13 2017
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 12.1X46, 12.3X48, 15.1X49; SRX Series
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Juniper Junos. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions on the target system.

On SRX Series systems in cluster mode that are configured to perform account lockout with a defined period of time, a remote user can attempt to login to the root account with an incorrect password to trigger a lockout of the root account. As a result, if a cluster sync or failover operation occurs during the lockout, errors may occur.

The vendor has assigned PR 1222250 to this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (12.1X46-D65, 12.3X48-D45, 15.1X49-D75).

The vendor advisory is available at:

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

Message History:   None.

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