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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2015-7978: Security patch for ntp (ALAS-2016-649)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2015-7978: Security patch for ntp (ALAS-2016-649)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/09/2016
Created
03/19/2019
Added
09/19/2018
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

NTP before 4.2.8p6 and 4.3.0 before 4.3.90 allows a remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack exhaustion) via an ntpdc relist command, which triggers recursive traversal of the restriction list.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp

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