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CVE-2005-2496 Detail

Current Description

The xntpd ntp (ntpd) daemon before 4.2.0b, when run with the -u option and using a string to specify the group, uses the group ID of the user instead of the group, which causes xntpd to run with different privileges than intended.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016679
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-801
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:156
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0393.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14673
http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?id=55155 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/1561
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/22035
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9669

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:dave_mills:ntpd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.2.0.a.2004-06-17_4.fc3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2496
NVD Published Date:
09/02/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017