ALAS-2019-1206


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2019-1206
Advisory Release Date: 2019-05-20 19:01 Pacific
Severity: Medium
References: CVE-2019-8936 

Issue Overview:

NTP has a NULL pointer dereference attack in an authenticated mode 6 packet. (CVE-2019-8936 )


Affected Packages:

ntp


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

New Packages:
i686:
    ntp-debuginfo-4.2.8p12-1.41.amzn1.i686
    ntp-4.2.8p12-1.41.amzn1.i686
    ntpdate-4.2.8p12-1.41.amzn1.i686

noarch:
    ntp-doc-4.2.8p12-1.41.amzn1.noarch
    ntp-perl-4.2.8p12-1.41.amzn1.noarch

src:
    ntp-4.2.8p12-1.41.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    ntp-4.2.8p12-1.41.amzn1.x86_64
    ntp-debuginfo-4.2.8p12-1.41.amzn1.x86_64
    ntpdate-4.2.8p12-1.41.amzn1.x86_64