CentOS 6 ELS: ntp package gradual rollout - TuxCare

CentOS 6 ELS: ntp package gradual rollout

TuxCare Team

September 30, 2021

changelog

A new updated ntp package within CentOS 6 ELS has been scheduled for gradual rollout from our production repository.

Rollout slot: 5
Rolled out to: 0.1%
ETA for 100% rollout: October 7

Errata: https://errata.cloudlinux.com/els6/CLSA-2021-1633018356.html


CHANGELOG

ntp-4.2.6p5-16.el6.cloudlinux.els

  • Fix incorrect handling of packets from unauthenticated synchronization source with a spoofed IP address (CVE-2020-11868)
  • Disable monitor to default ntp.conf (CVE-2013-5211)

UPDATE COMMAND

yum update ntp*

IMMEDIATE UPDATE (VIA BYPASS)

yum update ntp* --enablerepo=ELS6-rollout-5-bypass

Stay in the Loop

Resources

State of Enterprise Linux Cybersecurity ... Read More State of Enterprise Linux Cybersecurity ...
Dangerous remotely exploitable vulnerability ... Read More Dangerous remotely exploitable vulnerability ...
Securing confidential research data ... Read More Securing confidential research data ...
State of Enterprise Vulnerability Detection ... Read More State of Enterprise Vulnerability Detection ...
Demand for Rapid Risk Elimination for ... Read More Demand for Rapid Risk Elimination for ...
TuxCare Free Raspberry Pi Patching Read More TuxCare Free Raspberry Pi Patching