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MDKSA-2006:178: ntp Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the ntp package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:178 (ntp).
Openssl recently had several vulnerabilities which were patched
(CVE-2006-2937,2940,3738,4339, 4343). Some versions of ntp are built
against a static copy of the SSL libraries. As a precaution an updated
copy built against the new libraries in being made available.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:178
Threat Level: High
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