NewStart CGSL CORE 5.04 / MAIN 5.04 : ntp Vulnerability (NS-SA-2019-0267)

High Nessus Plugin ID 132478

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote machine is affected by a vulnerability.

Description

The remote NewStart CGSL host, running version CORE 5.04 / MAIN 5.04, has ntp packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability:

- NTP before 4.2.8p7 and 4.3.x before 4.3.92, when mode7 is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (ntpd abort) by using the same IP address multiple times in an unconfig directive. (CVE-2016-2516)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade the vulnerable CGSL ntp packages. Note that updated packages may not be available yet. Please contact ZTE for more information.

See Also

http://security.gd-linux.com/notice/NS-SA-2019-0267

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 132478

File Name: newstart_cgsl_NS-SA-2019-0267_ntp.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2019/12/31

Updated: 2020/11/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-2516

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/ZTE-CGSL/release, Host/ZTE-CGSL/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/12/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2516

BID: 88180