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computer vulnerability announce CVE-2015-7704 CVE-2015-8138 CVE-2016-1547

NTP.org: multiple vulnerabilities

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can use several vulnerabilities of NTP.org.
Vulnerable software: SNS, ASA, Cisco Catalyst, IOS by Cisco, IOS XE Cisco, IronPort Encryption, Nexus by Cisco, NX-OS, Cisco Prime Access Registrar, Prime Collaboration Assurance, Prime Infrastructure, Cisco Prime LMS, Cisco Router, Secure ACS, Cisco CUCM, Cisco MeetingPlace, Cisco Unity ~ precise, XenServer, Debian, BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS, Fedora, FreeBSD, HP Switch, AIX, Juniper EX-Series, Juniper J-Series, Junos OS, Junos Space, SRX-Series, McAfee Web Gateway, Meinberg NTP Server, NTP.org, openSUSE, openSUSE Leap, Oracle Communications, Solaris, Palo Alto Firewall PA***, PAN-OS, pfSense, RHEL, Slackware, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Synology DSM, Synology DS***, Synology RS***, Ubuntu.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: data reading, data creation/edition, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Attacker's origin: internet client.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 11.
Creation date: 27/04/2016.
Références of this computer vulnerability: bulletinapr2016, bulletinapr2019, c05270839, CERTFR-2016-AVI-153, CERTFR-2017-AVI-365, CERTFR-2018-AVI-545, cisco-sa-20160428-ntpd, cpujan2018, CTX220112, CVE-2015-7704, CVE-2015-8138, CVE-2016-1547, CVE-2016-1548, CVE-2016-1549, CVE-2016-1550, CVE-2016-1551, CVE-2016-2516, CVE-2016-2517, CVE-2016-2518, CVE-2016-2519, DLA-559-1, DSA-3629-1, FEDORA-2016-5b2eb0bf9c, FEDORA-2016-777d838c1b, FEDORA-2018-70c191d84a, FEDORA-2018-de113aeac6, FreeBSD-SA-16:16.ntp, HPESBHF03750, HPSBHF03646, JSA10776, JSA10796, JSA10824, JSA10826, JSA10898, K11251130, K20804323, K24613253, K43205719, K63675293, MBGSA-1602, openSUSE-SU-2016:1292-1, openSUSE-SU-2016:1329-1, openSUSE-SU-2016:1423-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0970-1, PAN-SA-2016-0019, RHSA-2016:1141-01, RHSA-2016:1552-01, SB10164, SOL11251130, SOL20804323, SOL24613253, SOL41613034, SOL43205719, SOL45427159, SOL61200338, SOL63675293, SSA:2016-120-01, STORM-2016-003, STORM-2016-004, SUSE-SU-2016:1175-1, SUSE-SU-2016:1177-1, SUSE-SU-2016:1247-1, SUSE-SU-2016:1278-1, SUSE-SU-2016:1291-1, SUSE-SU-2016:1311-1, SUSE-SU-2016:1471-1, SUSE-SU-2016:1912-1, SUSE-SU-2016:2094-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1464-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1765-1, Synology-SA-18:13, Synology-SA-18:14, TALOS-2016-0081, TALOS-2016-0082, TALOS-2016-0083, TALOS-2016-0084, TALOS-2016-0132, USN-3096-1, USN-3349-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-19477, VU#718152.

Description of the vulnerability

Several vulnerabilities were announced in NTP.org.

The ntpd daemon can on certain systems accept packets from 127.0.0.0/8. [severity:1/4; CVE-2016-1551, TALOS-2016-0132]

An attacker can use a Sybil attack, in order to alter the system clock. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-1549, TALOS-2016-0083]

An attacker can force an assertion error with duplicate IP, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-2516]

An attacker can trigger an error in the management of trustedkey/requestkey/controlkey, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-2517]

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address in MATCH_ASSOC, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information. [severity:1/4; CVE-2016-2518]

An attacker can trigger a fatal error in ctl_getitem(), in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-2519]

An attacker can send a malicious CRYPTO-NAK packet, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-1547, TALOS-2016-0081]

An attacker can use Interleave-pivot, in order to alter a client time. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-1548, TALOS-2016-0082]

An attacker can trigger a fatal error in the ntp client, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2015-7704]

The Zero Origin Timestamp value is not correctly checked. [severity:2/4; CVE-2015-8138]

An attacker can measure the comparison execution time, in order to guess a hash. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-1550, TALOS-2016-0084]
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