FreeBSD : chrony -- multiple vulnerabilities (c4571ca8-053d-44c9-ab3c-89b1372ad0a5)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Chrony News reports :

CVE-2015-1853: DoS attack on authenticated symmetric NTP associations

CVE-2015-1821: Heap-based buffer overflow in access configuration

CVE-2015-1822: Use of uninitialized pointer in command processing

See also :

http://chrony.tuxfamily.org/News.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?dd0b32df

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82892 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1821
CVE-2015-1822
CVE-2015-1853

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