CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 13, 2023
Updated: Oct 19, 2023
CWE ID 121
CWE ID 787


CVE-2023-44178 is a Stack-based Buffer Overflow vulnerability that affects Juniper Networks Junos OS. This vulnerability allows a low privileged attacker to execute specific CLI commands, leading to a Denial of Service (DoS) condition. The vulnerability impacts various versions of Junos OS prior to 23.2R2. To remediate the issue, organizations should update their Junos OS to versions 19.1R3-S10, 19.2R3-S7, 19.3R3-S8, 19.4R3-S12, 20.2R3-S8, 20.4R3-S8, or later. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and an exploitability score of 1.8 out of 10, indicating a relatively low risk level but with the potential for high availability impact if exploited by an attacker with low privileges.

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