USN-4229-1: NTP vulnerability
09 January 2020
A security issue was fixed in ntpq and ntpdc.
- ntp - Network Time Protocol daemon and utility programs
It was discovered that ntpq and ntpdc incorrectly handled some arguments.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause ntpq or ntpdc to crash,
execute arbitrary code, or escalate to higher privileges.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.