CVE-ID

CVE-2016-6301

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Description
The recv_and_process_client_pkt function in networking/ntpd.c in busybox allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and bandwidth consumption) via a forged NTP packet, which triggers a communication loop.
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Assigning CNA
Red Hat, Inc.
Date Entry Created
20160726 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Assigned (20160726)
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Comments (Legacy)
Proposed (Legacy)
N/A
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