Upstream information

CVE-2014-9296 at MITRE

Description

The receive function in ntp_proto.c in ntpd in NTP before 4.2.8 continues to execute after detecting a certain authentication error, which might allow remote attackers to trigger an unintended association change via crafted packets.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This issue does not affect the ntp 4.2.6p5 version in SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 or older ntp versions as it was introduced in a later version. So SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 or older are not affected by this problem.

SUSE Bugzilla entries: 910764 [RESOLVED], 911792 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 959243 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 992991 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • ntp >= 4.2.6p5-31.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.6p5-31.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2014-118
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p4-1.3
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p4-1.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA ntp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p8-14.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p8-14.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA ntp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p10-63.3
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p10-63.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA ntp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 15
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p11-2.12
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 15 GA ntp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • ntp >= 4.2.6p5-31.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.6p5-31.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2014-118
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p4-1.3
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p4-1.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA ntp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p8-14.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p8-14.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA ntp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p10-63.3
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p10-63.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA ntp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p8-14.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p8-14.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA ntp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • ntp >= 4.2.6p5-31.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.6p5-31.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2014-118
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p4-1.3
Patchnames:
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 GA ntp
openSUSE 13.1
  • ntp >= 4.2.6p5-15.13.1
  • ntp-debuginfo >= 4.2.6p5-15.13.1
  • ntp-debugsource >= 4.2.6p5-15.13.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.6p5-15.13.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2014-792
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p3-7.5
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p3-7.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA ntp
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p8-25.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p8-25.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA ntp
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p10-30.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p10-30.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA ntp
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • ntp >= 4.2.8p9-1.1
  • ntp-doc >= 4.2.8p9-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA ntp


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 xntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 xntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 xntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 xntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS xntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 ntp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 ntp Released