Upstream information

CVE-2015-5146 at MITRE

Description

ntpd 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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 3.5 1.4
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:A/AC:H/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Medium High
Authentication Single Single
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 936690 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 ntp Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 ntp Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA ntp Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 ntp Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 ntp Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA ntp Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 ntp Not affected