CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 12, 2024
Updated: Jan 19, 2024
CWE ID 401


CVE-2024-21613 is a vulnerability categorized as "Missing Release of Memory after Effective Lifetime" in the Routing Protocol Daemon (RPD) of Juniper Networks Junos OS and Junos OS Evolved. This vulnerability allows an unauthenticated attacker who is adjacent to the network to cause an rpd crash, leading to a Denial of Service (DoS) situation. The vulnerability affects multiple versions of Junos OS and Junos OS Evolved, including versions earlier than 21.2R3-S3, 21.3R3-S5, 21.4R3-S3, 22.1R3, and 22.2R3. To mitigate this vulnerability, it is recommended to update the affected systems to versions that are equal or later than the specified fixed releases for each platform version. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is a complete disruption of network services due to the crash and restart of the rpd process.

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