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[ASA-201810-2] ntp: arbitrary code execution
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201810-2 ========================================= Severity: Medium Date : 2018-10-01 CVE-ID : CVE-2018-12327 Package : ntp Type : arbitrary code execution Remote : No Link : Summary ======= The package ntp before version 4.2.8.p12-1 is vulnerable to arbitrary code execution. Resolution ========== Upgrade to 4.2.8.p12-1. # pacman -Syu "ntp>=4.2.8.p12-1" The problem has been fixed upstream in version 4.2.8.p12. Workaround ========== None. Description =========== Stack-based buffer overflow in ntpq and ntpdc of NTP version 4.2.8p11 allows an attacker to achieve code execution or escalate to higher privileges via a long string as the argument for an IPv4 or IPv6 command-line parameter. Impact ====== A local attacker is able to execute arbitrary code via specially crafted command line options. References ==========