CVE-2015-8158

Published: 31 December 2015

The getresponse function in ntpq in NTP versions before 4.2.8p9 and 4.3.x before 4.3.90 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via crafted packets with incorrect values.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 5.9

Status

Package Release Status
ntp
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (4.2.8p6)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (1:4.2.8p4+dfsg-3ubuntu5.3)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu2.14.04.10)
Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/ntp-project/ntp/commit/7ae776fa4db933a17598875fc5917aaea531e4cf