Network Time Foundation:
NTP Bug 2382
Peer precision < -31 gives division by zero
Date Resolved: Development (4.2.7p367) 25 Apr 2013, Stable (4.2.8) 19 Dec 2014
Affects: ntp-4.2.5p111 up to and including 4.2.7p366. This includes ntp-4.2.6.
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:M/C:N/I:N/A:P) Base Score: 1.7 (worst case)
Summary: If MINPOLL is set to 3 then it's possible to crash some versions of
If you decide to override the default value of
, make sure you use a value of 4 or more.
Upgrade to 4.2.8p4, or later, from the
NTP Project Download Page
NTP Public Services Project Download Page
. Yes, you could upgrade to 4.2.7p367 or later, but why would you want to run an intermediate development version instead of the latest supported stable version?
Credit: This issue was reported by Juha Sarlin in April of 2013.
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Topic revision: r1 - 2015-10-23 - 09:00:46 -
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