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NTP: Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition ('Infinite Loop') (CVE-2015-7850)

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NTP: Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition ('Infinite Loop') (CVE-2015-7850)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/07/2017
Created
02/28/2023
Added
02/23/2023
Modified
03/01/2023

Description

ntpd in NTP 4.2.x before 4.2.8p4, and 4.3.x before 4.3.77 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (infinite loop or crash) by pointing the key file at the log file.

Solution(s)

  • ntp-upgrade-4_2_8
  • ntp-upgrade-4_3_77

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