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The remote AIX host has a version of NTP installed that is affected
by a data integrity vulnerability.
The remote AIX host has a version of Network Time Protocol (NTP)
installed that has a vulnerability when ntp is started with the -g
option. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could send crafted data to
ntp which would enable the time to be changed, enabling further
See also :
A fix is available and can be downloaded from the IBM AIX website.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true