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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2516: NTP: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2516: NTP: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
01/30/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
11/06/2017

Description

NTP before 4.2.8p7 and 4.3.x before 4.3.92, when mode7 is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (ntpd abort) by using the same IP address multiple times in an unconfig directive.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-misc-ntp

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