SUSE: 2019:14004-1 moderate: ntp

    Date01 Apr 2019
    CategorySuSE
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.
    
       SUSE Security Update: Security update for ntp
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    Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2019:14004-1
    Rating:             moderate
    References:         #1001182 #1128525 
    Cross-References:   CVE-2019-8936
    Affected Products:
                        SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3
                        SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3
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       An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata
       is now available.
    
    Description:
    
       This update for ntp fixes the following issues:
    
       Security issue fixed:
    
       - CVE-2019-8936: Fixed a null pointer exception which could allow an
         authenticated attcker to cause segmentation fault to ntpd (bsc#1128525).
    
       Other issues addressed:
    
       - Make sure that SLE12 version is higher than the one in SLE11
         (bsc#1001182).
       - Fixed several bugs in the BANCOMM reclock driver.
       - Fixed ntp_loopfilter.c snprintf compilation warnings.
       - Fixed spurious initgroups() error message.
       - Fixed STA_NANO struct timex units.
       - Fixed GPS week rollover in libparse.
       - Fixed incorrect poll interval in packet.
       - Added a missing check for ENABLE_CMAC.
    
    
    Patch Instructions:
    
       To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
       like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
    
       Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:
    
          zypper in -t patch sleposp3-ntp-14004=1
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:
    
          zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-ntp-14004=1
    
    
    
    Package List:
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3 (i586):
    
          ntp-4.2.8p13-48.27.1
          ntp-doc-4.2.8p13-48.27.1
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 (i586 s390x x86_64):
    
          ntp-debuginfo-4.2.8p13-48.27.1
          ntp-debugsource-4.2.8p13-48.27.1
    
    
    References:
    
       https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-8936.html
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1001182
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1128525
    
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