[ntp:security] [Bug 2942] Off-path Denial of Service (DoS) attack on authenticated broadcast mode

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Fri Jan 15 10:39:44 UTC 2016


http://bugs.ntp.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2942

--- Comment #2 from Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org> 2016-01-15 10:39:44 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #1)
> Now that we stop looking at packets as soon as they fail TEST2 this issue is
> significantly better.
> 
> There are still times the decision to unpeer early or late should still be a
> local policy choice.

TEST2 doesn't affect packets sent to broadcast clients though - I was thinking
about another report.

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