Upstream information

CVE-2018-12327 at MITRE

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in ntpq and ntpdc of NTP version 4.2.8p11 allows an attacker to achieve code execution or escalate to higher privileges via a long string as the argument for an IPv4 or IPv6 command-line parameter. NOTE: It is unclear whether there are any common situations in which ntpq or ntpdc is used with a command line from an untrusted source.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having not set severity.

CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 4
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1098531 [NEW]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
CaaS Platform 2.0 ntp Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 ntp Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 15 ntp Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS ntp Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 ntp Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS ntp Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ntp Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ntp Affected