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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-7973: NTP: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-7973: NTP: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/30/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

NTP before 4.2.8p6 and 4.3.x before 4.3.90, when configured in broadcast mode, allows man-in-the-middle attackers to conduct replay attacks by sniffing the network.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-misc-ntp

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