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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-34
(NTP: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in NTP. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code
with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition,
and obtain sensitive information that could assist in other attacks.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All NTP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/ntp-4.2.8'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 80239 ()
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