CVE-2015-7975

Priority
Description
The nextvar function in NTP before 4.2.8p6 and 4.3.x before 4.3.90 does not
properly validate the length of its input, which allows an attacker to
cause a denial of service (application crash).
Notes
mdeslaurintroduced in 4.2.8 by
https://github.com/ntp-project/ntp/commit/be565bf3c6a5badd4a6ce2f336476d1e1dd98915
Package
Source: ntp (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (4.2.8p6)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu2.14.04.8)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1:4.2.8p4+dfsg-3ubuntu5.3)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/ntp-project/ntp/commit/12f1323d18c8d74eb14fb5ac5574183d779794c5
More Information

Updated: 2020-07-28 19:55:25 UTC (commit d26b6ca9f5b3adb89bb036ce73ae7dab894935ec)