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SuSE: xntp 4.2.0a-23.4

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SuSE: xntp 4.2.0a-23.4

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/03/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/08/2005
Modified
11/18/2015

Description

Security Update: This update of ntpd fixes a bug in the IPv6 address handling code. The NTP daemon crashs when connecting to NTP servers using IPv6. It is not known if this bug is exploitable remotely to execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

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