OracleVM 3.3 : ntp (OVMSA-2014-0085)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- don't generate weak control key for resolver

- don't generate weak MD5 keys in ntp-keygen

- fix buffer overflows via specially-crafted packets

- don't mobilize passive association when authentication
fails (CVE-2014-9296)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected ntp / ntpdate packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80248 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71757

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9293

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