|Applies To||RSA Product Set: SecurID|
RSA Product/Service Type: Authentication Manager
RSA Version/Condition: 8.x
|CVE ID||CVE-2015-7973, CVE-2015-7974, CVE-2015-7975, CVE-2015-7976, CVE-2015-7977, CVE-2015-7978, CVE-2015-7979, CVE-2015-8138, CVE-2015-8139, CVE-2015-8140, CVE-2015-8158|
|Article Summary||Network Time Foundation's NTP Project disclosed multiple NTP vulnerabilities in their January 2016 NTP-4.2.8p6 Security Vulnerability Announcement.|
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.
|Link to Advisories||http://support.ntp.org/bin/view/Main/SecurityNotice#January_2016_NTP_4_2_8p6_Securit|
|Alert Impact||Not Applicable|
|Technical Details||False positive|
|Technical Details Explanation||There is no impact to RSA Authentication Manager. Authentication Manager does not run the ntp daemon. Therefore, Authentication Manager is not impacted by these vulnerability issues.|
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