[ntp:questions] Meinberg Configuration Help

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis at SystematicSw.ab.ca
Sun Mar 2 02:16:00 UTC 2014

On 2014-03-01 15:43, boostinbadger at gmail.com wrote:
> My NTP server is part of the pool project and appears to be running fine.  Comcast contacted me about a month ago to let me know that my NTP server was infected with a bot.  I checked and everything seems to be ok.  I re-enabled my server about a week ago and I received another phone call last week concerning security on my network.
> I contacted Ask and he said that it was not a bot but an issue with my server allowing management requests.  I asked Ask how to properly configure my Meinberg client to not allow management requests because I understand that they can be problematic.  I know the config for ntpd but I am not sure of the proper syntax for Meinberg.  Can someone provide me with that info?

Banner on http://support.ntp.org links to
and recommends restrict default noquery [and possibly other no... options]
or you could use restrict default ignore; also add disable monitor.

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis

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