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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-9311: Security patch for ntp (ALAS-2017-781)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-9311: Security patch for ntp (ALAS-2017-781)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
01/04/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/05/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

ntpd in NTP before 4.2.8p9, when the trap service is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ntp

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