This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.
Network Time Protocol (NTP) Project NTP daemon (ntpd) is vulnerable to
a denial of service, caused by an error when using symmetric key
authentication. By sending specially-crafted packets to both peering
hosts, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to prevent
See also :
Install the appropriate interim fix.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3