Security update for xntp

SUSE Security Update: Security update for xntp
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2015:0322-1
Rating: important
References: #911792
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS

  • An update that fixes four vulnerabilities is now available.


    xntp has been updated to fix two security issues:

    * CVE-2014-9298: ::1 can be spoofed on some OSes, so ACLs based on
    IPv6 ::1 addresses can be bypassed (bnc#911792).
    * CVE-2014-9297: vallen is not validated in several places in
    ntp_crypto.c, leading to potential info leak (bnc#911792).

    Security Issues:

    * CVE-2014-9294

    * CVE-2014-9293

    * CVE-2014-9298

    * CVE-2014-9297

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):
      • xntp-4.2.4p3-48.27.1
      • xntp-doc-4.2.4p3-48.27.1