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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for ntp (ALAS-2014-462) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for ntp (ALAS-2014-462) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/19/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/22/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in ntpd in NTP before 4.2.8 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted packet, related to (1) the crypto_recv function when the Autokey Authentication feature is used, (2) the ctl_putdata function, and (3) the configure function.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp-doc
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp-perl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntpdate

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp-doc
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp-perl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntpdate

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