Patch-ID# 117143-02


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Keywords: security xntpd
Synopsis: SunOS 5.9: xntpd Patch
Date: Mar/09/2010


Install Requirements: NA

Solaris Release: 9

SunOS Release: 5.9

Unbundled Product:

Unbundled Release:

Xref: This patch available for x86 as patch 117144

Topic: SunOS 5.9: xntpd Patch

Relevant Architectures: sparc

Bugs fixed with this patch:

Sun CR # Bug #
489293815168429
690202915604171


Changes incorporated in this version: 6902029

Patches accumulated and obsoleted by this patch:

Patches which conflict with this patch:

Patches required with this patch:

Obsoleted by:

Files included with this patch:

/usr/lib/inet/xntpd

Problem Description:

6902029 DoS vulnerability in ntpd NTP mode 7 (MODE_PRIVATE) handling [CVE-2009-3563]
 
(from 117143-01)
 
4892938 xntpd intermittently cores w/ external truetime clock on serial port


Patch Installation Instructions:
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Please refer to the man pages for instructions on using 'patchadd'
and 'patchrm' commands provided with Solaris.
 
The following example installs a patch to a standalone machine:
 
       example# patchadd /var/spool/patch/123456-07
 
The following example removes a patch from a standalone system:
 
       example# patchrm 123456-07
 
For additional examples please see the appropriate man pages. Any
other special or non-generic installation instructions should be
described below as special instructions.


Special Install Instructions:
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None.


README -- Last modified date: Saturday, November 10, 2012