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Vulnerability of Junos: privilege escalation via Console Insecure

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker located on the console can use the Console Insecure feature of Junos, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable systems: Junos OS.
Severity of this threat: 1/4.
Creation date: 15/07/2015.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2015-3007, JSA10683, VIGILANCE-VUL-17408.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Junos product can be installed on SRX.

However, the "set system ports console insecure" configuration allows an attacker to obtain full administrative privileges on the console.

An attacker located on the console can therefore use the Console Insecure feature of Junos, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This weakness alert impacts software or systems such as Junos OS.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability note is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user console.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

Junos: fixed versions for Console Insecure.
Fixed versions are indicated in information sources.
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