NTP users are strongly urged to take immediate action to ensure that their NTP daemons are not susceptible to being used in distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. Please also take this opportunity to defeat denial-of-service attacks by implementing Ingress and Egress filtering through BCP38.
ntp-4.2.8p15was released on 23 June 2020. It addresses 1 medium-severity security issue in ntpd, and provides 13 non-security bugfixes over 4.2.8p13.
Please see the NTP Security Notice for vulnerability and mitigation details.Are you using Autokey in production? If so, please contact Harlan - he's got some questions for you.
|ServerLocation||Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA|
|ServerSynchronization||NTP V4 primary (GPS) HP9000/A500|
|ServiceArea||Eastern time zone, others on request|
|AccessDetails||open access to stratum-2 servers and to MIT clients.|
|ServerContact||Rich Schmidt (firstname.lastname@example.org)|