CVE-2016-1549

Published: 06 January 2017

A malicious authenticated peer can create arbitrarily-many ephemeral associations in order to win the clock selection algorithm in ntpd in NTP 4.2.8p4 and earlier and NTPsec 3e160db8dc248a0bcb053b56a80167dc742d2b74 and a5fb34b9cc89b92a8fef2f459004865c93bb7f92 and modify a victim's clock.

Priority

Negligible

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
ntp
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1:4.2.8p7+dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Ignored

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Ignored