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2021-04 Security Bulletin: Juniper Secure Analytics (JSA): Multiple vulnerabilities resolved in JSA 7.4.0



Article ID: JSA11173 SECURITY_ADVISORIES Last Updated: 14 Apr 2021Version: 1.0
Product Affected:
These issues affect Juniper Secure Analytics (JSA) .

Multiple vulnerabilities have been resolved in Juniper Networks Juniper Secure Analytics (JSA) 7.4.0 by fixing vulnerabilities in third party software in addition to other software components.

These issues affect all JSA versions prior to 7.4.0.

Juniper SIRT is not aware of any malicious exploitation of this vulnerability.

This issue was discovered during external security research.

Important security issues resolved include:

CVE CVSS Summary
CVE-2016-9972 5.9 (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N) Juniper Secure Analytics could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the failure to properly enable HTTP Strict Transport Security. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information using man in the middle techniques.
CVE-2020-4485 4.0 AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P Juniper Secure Analytics could allow an authenticated user to disable the Wincollect service which could aid an attacker in bypassing security mechanisms in future attacks. IBM X-Force ID: 181860.
CVE-2020-4486 5.5 AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P Juniper Secure Analytics could allow an authenticated user to overwrite or delete arbitrary files due to a flaw after WinCollect installation.
CVE-2020-4510 5.5 AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:P Juniper Secure Analytics is vulnerable to an XML External Entity Injection (XXE) attack when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose sensitive information or consume memory resources.
CVE-2020-4513 4.3 AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N Juniper Secure Analytics is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.
CVE-2020-4408 2.1 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N Juniper Secure Analytics does not adequately mask all passwords during input, which could be obtained by a physical attacker nearby.


The following software releases have been updated to resolve these specific issues: JSA 7.4.0 and all subsequent releases.

This issue is being tracked as 15497681535040153503815350371535035 and 1534362.

There are no known workarounds for these issues.
Software releases or updates are available for download at
Modification History:
2021-04-14: Initial Publication.

CVSS Score:
5.9 (CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Severity Level:
Severity Assessment:
Information for how Juniper Networks uses CVSS can be found at KB 16446 "Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) and Juniper's Security Advisories."

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