Descriptionntpd in ntp before 4.2.8p3 with remote configuration enabled allows remote authenticated users with knowledge of the configuration password and access to a computer entrusted to perform remote configuration to cause a denial of service (service crash) via a NULL byte in a crafted configuration directive packet.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
|Access Vector||Network||Adjacent Network|
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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.
|Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS||ntp||Already fixed|
|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3||ntp||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4||ntp||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12||ntp||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3||ntp||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS||ntp||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4||ntp||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS||ntp||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12||ntp||Already fixed|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Wed Jul 1 08:27:19 2015
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 13 19:06:25 2023