Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : ntp (cve_2013_5211_input_validation)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80714
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
DescriptionThe remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :
- The monlist feature in ntp_request.c in ntpd in NTP before 4.2.7p26 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (traffic amplification) via forged (1) REQ_MON_GETLIST or (2) REQ_MON_GETLIST_1 requests, as exploited in the wild in December 2013. (CVE-2013-5211)
SolutionUpgrade to Solaris 184.108.40.206.0.