FreeBSD : ntp -- control message remote Denial of Service vulnerability (0d0f3050-1f69-11e5-9ba9-d050996490d0)
High Nessus Plugin ID 84482
The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
ntp.org reports : Under limited and specific circumstances an attacker can send a crafted packet to cause a vulnerable ntpd instance to crash. This requires each of the following to be true : - ntpd set up to allow for remote configuration (not allowed by default), and - knowledge of the configuration password, and - access to a computer entrusted to perform remote configuration.