ALAS-2015-496


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2015-496
Advisory Release Date: 2015-03-23 08:57 Pacific
Severity: Medium

Issue Overview:

It was reported that ntp misses validation of vallen value, leading to various information leaks. See for more details. (CVE-2014-9297 )

It was reported that ntp allows bypassing source IP ACLs on some OSes when ::1 spoofed. (CVE-2014-9298 )


Affected Packages:

ntp


Issue Correction:
Run yum update ntp to update your system.

New Packages:
i686:
    ntp-debuginfo-4.2.6p5-27.23.amzn1.i686
    ntp-4.2.6p5-27.23.amzn1.i686
    ntpdate-4.2.6p5-27.23.amzn1.i686

noarch:
    ntp-perl-4.2.6p5-27.23.amzn1.noarch
    ntp-doc-4.2.6p5-27.23.amzn1.noarch

src:
    ntp-4.2.6p5-27.23.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    ntpdate-4.2.6p5-27.23.amzn1.x86_64
    ntp-4.2.6p5-27.23.amzn1.x86_64
    ntp-debuginfo-4.2.6p5-27.23.amzn1.x86_64