SuSE 11.3 Security Update : ntp (SAT Patch Number 10117)
High Nessus Plugin ID 80217
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis ntp update fixes the following critical security issue :
- A potential remote code execution problem was found inside ntpd. The functions crypto_recv() (when using autokey authentication) and ctl_putdata() where updated to avoid buffer overflows that could have been exploited. (CVE-2014-9295 / VU#852879)
SolutionApply SAT patch number 10117.