BSA-2017-218

Brocade Security Advisory ID

BSA-2017-218

Initial Publication Date

03/31/2017

Last Updated

03/31/2017

Revision

1.0: Interim

Risk Impact

Medium

Workaround

N/A

Component

ntp

Affected CVE

CVE-2016-9311

CVSS Score

5.9

Summary

tpd does not enable trap service by default. If trap service has been explicitly enabled, an attacker can send a specially crafted packet to cause a null pointer dereference that will crash ntpd, resulting in a denial of service.

Affected Products

Product Current Assessment
Brocade 5400 vRouter Impacted: Fixed in 17.1.0.
Brocade 5600 vRouter Impacted: Fixed in 17.1.0.
Brocade Services Director Impacted: Fixed in 17.1 and later.

Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable

Brocade Fabric OS, Brocade FastIron OS, Brocade NetIron OS, Brocade Network Advisor, Brocade Network OS, Brocade SDN Controller, Brocade ServerIron ADX, Brocade SLX-OS, Brocade Virtual ADX, BrocadeVirtual Traffic Manager: Software, Brocade Virtual Web Application Firewall and Brocade Workflow Composer are confirmed not affected by this vulnerability.

Workaround

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

Revision History

Version Change Date
1.0 Initial Publication March 31, 2017

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