OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : ntp (OVMSA-2017-0038)

High Nessus Plugin ID 97058

Synopsis

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- add disable monitor to default ntp.conf [CVE-2013-5211]

- don't limit rate of packets from sources (CVE-2016-7426)

- don't change interface from received packets (CVE-2016-7429)

- fix calculation of root distance again (CVE-2016-7433)

- require authentication for trap commands (CVE-2016-9310)

- fix crash when reporting peer event to trappers (CVE-2016-9311)

Solution

Update the affected ntp / ntpdate packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?798cb9e7

http://www.nessus.org/u?3c07bfe5

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 97058

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0038.nasl

Version: 3.8

Type: local

Published: 2017/02/08

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:ntp, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:ntpdate, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.4

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/02/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/01/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-5211, CVE-2016-7426, CVE-2016-7429, CVE-2016-7433, CVE-2016-9310, CVE-2016-9311

BID: 64692