OracleVM 3.3 : ntp (OVMSA-2015-0140)

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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 :

- check origin timestamp before accepting KoD RATE packet
(CVE-2015-7704)

- allow only one step larger than panic threshold with -g
(CVE-2015-5300)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ca76038b

Solution :

Update the affected ntp / ntpdate packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86613 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5300
CVE-2015-7704

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