CVE-2016-6301

2016-12-09T20:59:00
ID CVE-2016-6301
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2020-08-27T20:15:00

Description

The recv_and_process_client_pkt function in networking/ntpd.c in busybox allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and bandwidth consumption) via a forged NTP packet, which triggers a communication loop.