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A stack-based buffer overflow was found in the way ntpd processed \'ntpdc reslist\' commands that queried restriction lists with a large amount of entries. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash the ntpd process.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: Jan 27, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Jan 27, 2016

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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