Fedora 22 : ntp-4.2.6p5-30.fc22 (2015-5761)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 83008

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2015-1799, CVE-2015-1798, #1210324

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected ntp package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1199430

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1199435

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1210324

http://www.nessus.org/u?7e8c1ee7

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83008

File Name: fedora_2015-5761.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/23

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ntp, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:22

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/04/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1798, CVE-2015-1799

BID: 73950, 73951

FEDORA: 2015-5761