openSUSE Security Update : ntp (ntp-439)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40082

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VPR Score: 3.4

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of ntp improves a check for the return value of openssl's function EVP_VerifyFinal(). (CVE-2009-0021)

Solution

Update the affected ntp package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=459662

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40082

File Name: suse_11_0_ntp-090119.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ntp, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0021

CWE: 287