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CVE-2015-7975 Detail

Current Description

The nextvar function in NTP before 4.2.8p6 and 4.3.x before 4.3.90 does not properly validate the length of its input, which allows an attacker to cause a denial of service (application crash).

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/30/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.2 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 2.5


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00059.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00060.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00020.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00038.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00048.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00026.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-08/msg00042.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-05/msg00114.html Third Party Advisory
http://support.ntp.org/bin/view/Main/NtpBug2937 Vendor Advisory
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20160127-ntpd Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/81959 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034782 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3096-1 Third Party Advisory
https://bto.bluecoat.com/security-advisory/sa113 Third Party Advisory
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docLocale=en_US&docId=emr_na-hpesbhf03750en_us
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docLocale=en_US&docId=emr_na-hpesbhf03766en_us
https://security.FreeBSD.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-16:09.ntp.asc
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201607-15 Third Party Advisory
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20171031-0001/
https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/718152 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:*:p5:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 4.2.8
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.46:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.47:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.48:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.49:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.55:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.56:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.57:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.58:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.59:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.60:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.61:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.66:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.67:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.68:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.69:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.70:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.71:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.74:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.75:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.78:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.83:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.84:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.86:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.87:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.88:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:ntp:ntp:4.3.89:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-7975
NVD Published Date:
01/30/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/20/2017