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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
ntp.org reports :
Under limited and specific circumstances an attacker can send a
crafted packet to cause a vulnerable ntpd instance to crash. This
requires each of the following to be true :
- ntpd set up to allow for remote configuration (not allowed by
- knowledge of the configuration password, and
- access to a computer entrusted to perform remote configuration.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
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