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IV74263: A POTENTIAL SECURITY ISSUE EXISTS CVE-2015-1799

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APAR status

  • Closed as fixed if next.

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

  • closed for ifix.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

  • This APAR is being closed FIN. This means that a solution to
    this APAR is expected to be delivered from IBM in a release
    (if any) to be available within the next 24 months.
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV74263

  • Reported component name

    AIX 610 STD EDI

  • Reported component ID

    5765G6200

  • Reported release

    610

  • Status

    CLOSED FIN

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-06-17

  • Closed date

    2015-09-16

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-16

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

    IV73783

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

Fix information

Applicable component levels

  • R610 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 September 2015