Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: mixed
ntpd overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
crashes the remote ntpd
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote NTP server was vulnerable to a buffer
overflow attack which allows anyone to use it to
execute arbitrary code as root.
Solution : disable this service if you do not use it, or upgrade
Threat Level: High
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