NTP.org 'ntpd' 'ctl_getitem()' And 'decodearr()' Multiple Vulnerabilities

2018-03-07T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310812790
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2019-09-24T00:00:00

Description

The host is running NTP.org

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# NTP 'ctl_getitem()' And 'decodearr()' Multiple Vulnerabilities
#
# Authors:
# Rinu Kuriakose <krinu@secpod.com
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

CPE = "cpe:/a:ntp:ntp";

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.812790");
  script_version("2019-09-24T10:41:39+0000");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2018-7182", "CVE-2018-7183");
  script_bugtraq_id(103191, 103351);
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2019-09-24 10:41:39 +0000 (Tue, 24 Sep 2019)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2018-03-07 11:25:49 +0530 (Wed, 07 Mar 2018)");
  script_name("NTP.org 'ntpd' 'ctl_getitem()' And 'decodearr()' Multiple Vulnerabilities");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("gb_ntp_detect_lin.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ntpd/version/detected");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://support.ntp.org/bin/view/Main/NtpBug3412");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://support.ntp.org/bin/view/Main/NtpBug3414");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://support.ntp.org/bin/view/Main/SecurityNotice#February_2018_ntp_4_2_8p11_NTP_S");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The host is running NTP.org's reference implementation
  of NTP server, ntpd and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.");

  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Multiple flaws exists due to

  - An error in 'ctl_getitem()' which is used by ntpd to process incoming mode
  6 packets. A malicious mode 6 packet can be sent to an ntpd instance,
  will cause 'ctl_getitem()' to read past the end of its buffer.

  - An error in 'decodearr()' which is used by ntpq can write beyond its buffer limit.");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow an attacker
  to execute arbitrary code and obtain sensitive information that may lead to
  further attacks.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"NTP.org's ntpd versions from 4.2.8p6 and before 4.2.8p11.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to NTP version 4.2.8p11
  or later.");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_banner_unreliable");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  exit(0);
}

include("version_func.inc");
include("revisions-lib.inc");
include("host_details.inc");

if(isnull(port = get_app_port(cpe:CPE)))
  exit(0);

if(!infos = get_app_full(cpe:CPE, port:port))
  exit(0);

if(!version = infos["version"])
  exit(0);

location = infos["location"];
proto = infos["proto"];

if(version =~ "^4\.2\.8") {
  if((revcomp(a:version, b:"4.2.8p6") >= 0) && (revcomp(a:version, b:"4.2.8p11") < 0)) {
    report = report_fixed_ver(installed_version:version, fixed_version:"4.2.8p11", install_path:location);
    security_message(port:port, proto:proto, data:report);
    exit(0);
  }
}

exit(99);