A vulnerability in the SSHv1 service of NetScreen firewalls could allow an attacker to cause a denial-of-service condition.
Juniper Networks NetScreen firewall products include a Secure Shell version 1 (SSHv1) implementation called Secure Command Shell (SCS). The SSHv1 service contains a remotely exploitable denial-of-service vulnerability.
According to the Juniper Networks Security Advisory:
A remote, unauthenticated attacker could cause a denial-of-service condition.
Please refer to the "Recommended Actions" section of the Juniper Networks Advisory for more information on upgrading.
This vulnerability was reported by Juniper Networks. In turn, Juniper Networks credits Mark Ellzey Thomas of NaviSite for discovering this vulnerability.
This document was written by Damon Morda based on information provided by Juniper Networks.
|Date First Published:||2004-08-13|
|Date Last Updated:||2004-08-13 16:56 UTC|