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Cisco Bug: CSCuo97759 - Ntpd Should Never Run in Server Mode

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Aug 06, 2018

Products (1)

  • Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC)

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Symptom:This is a modification on the product to adopt new secure code best practices to enhance the security posture and resiliency of the product.  This focuses on the use of the NTPd process.
Conditions:Device configured with default configuration, prior to this fix, the APIC without an NTP provider configured/applied, the ntpd service starts in server mode.

After the fix, the APIC without any NTP provider configured/applied, will not have the NTPd service started.
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