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. See DaylightSavingTimeDev for discussion of this topic.
ntp-4.2.8p15 was released on 23 June 2020. It addresses 1 medium-severity security issue in ntpd, and provides 13 non-security bugfixes over 4.2.8p13.
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9.3. Daylight Saving Time
NTP operates on UTC, not local time. The host operating system is responsible for displaying the time in the correct time zone.
has problems after a Daylight Saving Time change:
- Check for another application in your system that is changing the clock
- Verify that your operating system is configured for the correct time zone
If you find a problem with your Operating System that affects
operation, please file a bug report using your operating system bug tracking system.