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|Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2015 5:26 pm Post subject: [ glsa 201509-01 ] ntp
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: NTP: Multiple vulnerablities (GLSA 201509-01)
Date: September 24, 2015
Bug(s): #545836, #553682
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in NTP, the worst of which
could lead to arbitrary code execution.
NTP contains software for the Network Time Protocol.
Vulnerable: < 4.2.8_p3
Unaffected: >= 4.2.8_p3
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in NTP. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All NTP users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/ntp-4.2.8_p3"