Fedora 28 : ntp (2018-e585e25b72)

High Nessus Plugin ID 120864

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2018-12327 and fixed fix for CVE-2018-7170.

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Solution

Update the affected ntp package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-e585e25b72

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120864

File Name: fedora_2018-e585e25b72.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2019/04/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ntp, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:28

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12327, CVE-2018-7170