Advisory Published

CVE-2024-39541: Junos OS and Junos OS Evolved: Inconsistent information in the TE database can lead to an rpd crash

First published: Thu Jul 11 2024(Updated: )

An Improper Handling of Exceptional Conditions vulnerability in the Routing Protocol Daemon (rpd) of Juniper Networks Junos OS and Junos OS Evolved allows an unauthenticated, adjacent attacker to cause a Denial-of-Service (DoS). When conflicting information (IP or ISO addresses) about a node is added to the Traffic Engineering (TE) database and then a subsequent operation attempts to process these, rpd will crash and restart. This issue affects: Junos OS: * 22.4 versions before 22.4R3-S1, * 23.2 versions before 23.2R2,  * 23.4 versions before 23.4R1-S1, 23.4R2,  This issue does not affect Junos OS versions earlier than 22.4R1. Junos OS Evolved: * 22.4-EVO versions before 22.4R3-S2-EVO, * 23.2-EVO versions before 23.2R2-EVO, * 23.4-EVO versions before 23.4R1-S1-EVO, 23.4R2-EVO, This issue does not affect Junos OS Evolved versions earlier than before 22.4R1.

Credit: sirt@juniper.net


The following software releases have been updated to resolve this specific issue: Junos OS: 22.4R3-S1, 23.2R2, 23.4R1-S1, 23.4R2, 24.2R1, and all subsequent releases; Junos OS Evolved: 22.4R3-S2-EVO, 23.2R2-EVO, 23.4R1-S1-EVO, 23.4R2-EVO, 24.2R1-EVO, and all subsequent releases.

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