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This issue affects the versions of ntp as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, and 7. Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having Moderate security impact. A future update may address this issue in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity Classification: https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (ntp)||RHSA-2016:1141||2016-05-31|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support 6.7 (ntp)||RHSA-2016:1552||2016-08-03|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (ntp)||RHSA-2016:2583||2016-11-03|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (ntp)||RHSA-2016:1141||2016-05-31|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||ntp||Will not fix|
Do not use NTP's broadcast mode by not configuring the "broadcast" directive in the ntp.conf file.