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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-1252: NTP: Remote execution of arbitrary code

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-1252: NTP: Remote execution of arbitrary code

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/19/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the crypto_recv function in ntp_crypto.c in ntpd in NTP before 4.2.4p7 and 4.2.5 before 4.2.5p74, when OpenSSL and autokey are enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted packet containing an extension field.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-misc-ntp

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