CVE-2016-0727

Priority
Description
The crontab script in the ntp package before 1:4.2.6.p3+dfsg-1ubuntu3.11 on
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, before 1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu2.14.04.10 on Ubuntu 14.04
LTS, on Ubuntu Wily, and before 1:4.2.8p4+dfsg-3ubuntu5.3 on Ubuntu 16.04
LTS allows local users with access to the ntp account to write to arbitrary
files and consequently gain privileges via vectors involving statistics
directory cleanup.
Notes
Package
Source: ntp (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):released (1:4.2.6.p3+dfsg-1ubuntu3.11)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu2.14.04.10)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1:4.2.8p4+dfsg-3ubuntu5.3)
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Updated: 2020-07-28 19:55:58 UTC (commit d26b6ca9f5b3adb89bb036ce73ae7dab894935ec)