Fedora 23 : ntp-4.2.6p5-36.fc23 (2016-8bb1932088)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89577

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2015-7974, CVE-2015-8138, CVE-2015-7977, CVE-2015-7978, CVE-2015-7979, CVE-2015-8158

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=1297471

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1299442

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1300269

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1300270

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1300271

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1300273

http://www.nessus.org/u?b6201181

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89577

File Name: fedora_2016-8bb1932088.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/04

Updated: 2017/02/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ntp, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:23

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/01/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7974, CVE-2015-7977, CVE-2015-7978, CVE-2015-7979, CVE-2015-8138, CVE-2015-8158