CVE-2005-2496

2005-09-02T17:03:00
ID CVE-2005-2496
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-10-11T01:30:00

Description

The xntpd ntp (ntpd) daemon before 4.2.0b, when run with the -u option and using a string to specify the group, uses the group ID of the user instead of the group, which causes xntpd to run with different privileges than intended.