|Category:||CentOS Local Security Checks|
|Title:||CentOS: Security Advisory for ntp (CESA-2020:2663)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'ntp'; package(s) announced via the CESA-2020:2663 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'ntp'
package(s) announced via the CESA-2020:2663 advisory.
The Network Time Protocol (NTP) is used to synchronize a computer's time
with another referenced time source. These packages include the ntpd
service which continuously adjusts system time and utilities used to query
and configure the ntpd service.
* ntp: ntpd using highly predictable transmit timestamps could result in
time change or DoS (CVE-2020-13817)
* ntp: DoS on client ntpd using server mode packet (CVE-2020-11868)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE
page(s) listed in the References section.
'ntp' package(s) on CentOS 7.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-11868|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-13817
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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