CVE-2015-7852

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-10-21
CWE:
CWE-193
Bugzilla:
1274261: CVE-2015-7852 ntp: ntpq atoascii memory corruption vulnerability
An off-by-one flaw, leading to a buffer overflow, was found in cookedprint functionality of ntpq. A specially crafted NTP packet could potentially cause ntpq to crash.

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CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (ntp) RHSA-2016:0780 2016-05-10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (ntp) RHSA-2016:2583 2016-11-03

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 ntp Will not fix

External References

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