AIX NTP v4 Advisory : ntp_advisory5.asc (IV81129) (IV81130)

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Synopsis :

The remote AIX host has a version of NTP installed that is affected
by a data integrity vulnerability.

Description :

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 :

Solution :

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

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102323 ()

Bugtraq ID: 77312

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5300

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