[DSA-045-2] New version of ntp released

2001-04-09T00:00:00
ID DEBIAN:DSA-045-2:D45E3
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2001-04-09T00:00:00

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-045-2 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Michael Stone April 9, 2001


Package: ntp Vulnerability: remote root exploit Debian-specific: no

Przemyslaw Frasunek <venglin@FREEBSD.LUBLIN.PL> reported that ntp daemons such as that released with Debian GNU/Linux are vulnerable to a buffer overflow that can lead to a remote root exploit. A previous advisory (DSA-045-1) partially addressed this issue, but introduced a potential denial of service attack. This has been corrected for Debian 2.2 (potato) in ntp version 4.0.99g-2potato2.

We recommend you upgrade your ntp package immediately.

wget url will fetch the file for you dpkg -i file.deb will install the referenced file.

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the footer to the proper configuration.

Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato


Potato was released for the alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc and sparc architectures.

Source archives: http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/source/ntp_4.0.99g-2potato2.diff.gz MD5 checksum: 33eced8dfeecefed9ecd7a5425dce07f http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/source/ntp_4.0.99g-2potato2.dsc MD5 checksum: b704b4528c96b6b22ff2809cd551c221 http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/source/ntp_4.0.99g.orig.tar.gz MD5 checksum: 6f3132fb4f6a3ee411554d09270f562a

Architecture-independent files: http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-all/ntp-doc_4.0.99g-2potato2_all.deb MD5 checksum: cfa7f1a427fb65dc85eca68f823c95d7 http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-all/xntp3_4.0.99g-2potato2_all.deb MD5 checksum: 3216aeca42720cd2b00f19ef05dc4ff8

Alpha architecture: http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-alpha/ntp_4.0.99g-2potato2_alpha.deb MD5 checksum: 09b2b4720a150be0421d3126de807b21 http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-alpha/ntpdate_4.0.99g-2potato2_alpha.deb MD5 checksum: 31d07aa810aa1b6b3a146e75ddb1fc6a

ARM architecture: http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-arm/ntp_4.0.99g-2potato2_arm.deb MD5 checksum: a099db2427b225e880da87c560bfb5b3 http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-arm/ntpdate_4.0.99g-2potato2_arm.deb MD5 checksum: fb8f5f35fc3b9f3db0d17c7fb302c6dd

Intel ia32 architecture: http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-i386/ntp_4.0.99g-2potato2_i386.deb MD5 checksum: 2a01903f179ccc41a87a8c9495f06747 http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-i386/ntpdate_4.0.99g-2potato2_i386.deb MD5 checksum: 915a79c8724151e0adf430ca57ad9844

Motorola 680x0 architecture: http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-m68k/ntp_4.0.99g-2potato2_m68k.deb MD5 checksum: dc3826e35dafd4163062f149a63f2bbe http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-m68k/ntpdate_4.0.99g-2potato2_m68k.deb MD5 checksum: 6666baa200509e76e0c32dd0166bcb79

PowerPC architecture: http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-powerpc/ntp_4.0.99g-2potato2_powerpc.deb MD5 checksum: 8387ad0831907e26566b2d329425d0e1 http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-powerpc/ntpdate_4.0.99g-2potato2_powerpc.deb MD5 checksum: 5d90bf20314abc66efe7fea2ecb521d7

Sun Sparc architecture: http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-sparc/ntp_4.0.99g-2potato2_sparc.deb MD5 checksum: b014f4a20d4a0c2ec5e788fafc7dd3cd http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-sparc/ntpdate_4.0.99g-2potato2_sparc.deb MD5 checksum: abe31f82a9b202b8880b51b97327cc3b

These files will be moved into ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/dists/stable/*/binary-$arch/ soon.

For not yet released architectures please refer to the appropriate directory ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/dists/sid/binary-$arch/ .


For apt-get: deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main For dpkg-ftp: ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org Package info: `apt-cache show <pkg>' and http://packages.debian.org/<pkg>