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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2006:178: ntp

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the ntp package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:178 (ntp).

Openssl recently had several vulnerabilities which were patched
(CVE-2006-2937,2940,3738,4339, 4343). Some versions of ntp are built
against a static copy of the SSL libraries. As a precaution an updated
copy built against the new libraries in being made available.

Solution :
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

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