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IV74261: CVE-2015-1799 AND CVE-2015-1798 SECURITY ISSUES WITH NTP APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • AIX's implementation of ntp is vulnerable to
    
    CVE-2015-1799
    CVE-2015-1798
    
    Various issues around the the symmetric-key feature
    in the receive function in ntp_proto.c in ntpd
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • CVE-2015-1799 It is a denial-of-service attack.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Patches issues by NTP community  incorporated where aplicable
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV74261

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-06-17

  • Closed date

    2015-09-03

  • Last modified date

    2016-02-24

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

    IV73783

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U867672

       UP16/02/22 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping

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Document Information

Modified date:
24 February 2016