rsync I/O Functions Multiple Signedness Error Remote Command Execution

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be run on the remote server.

Description :

The remote rsync server is vulnerable to an array index
overflow.

An attacker may use this flaw to gain a shell on this host

Solution :

Upgrade to rsync 2.5.2 or newer.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 11390 ()

Bugtraq ID: 3958

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0048