FreeBSD : ntp -- multiple vulnerabilities (8db8d62a-b08b-11e6-8eba-d050996490d0)

High Nessus Plugin ID 95265


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Network Time Foundation reports :

NTF's NTP Project is releasing ntp-4.2.8p9, which addresses :

- 1 HIGH severity vulnerability that only affects Windows

- 2 MEDIUM severity vulnerabilities

- 2 MEDIUM/LOW severity vulnerabilities

- 5 LOW severity vulnerabilities

- 28 other non-security fixes and improvements

All of the security issues in this release are listed in VU#633847.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95265

File Name: freebsd_pkg_8db8d62ab08b11e68ebad050996490d0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/11/23

Modified: 2017/05/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.1

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


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:freebsd:freebsd:ntp, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ntp-devel, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/11/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7426, CVE-2016-7427, CVE-2016-7428, CVE-2016-7429, CVE-2016-7431, CVE-2016-7433, CVE-2016-7434, CVE-2016-9310, CVE-2016-9311, CVE-2016-9312

CERT: 633847