This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Arbitrary files can be accessed from the remote host.
A vulnerability has been reported in rsync, which can potentially be
exploited by a remote attacker to read or write arbitrary files on a
system. Successful exploitation requires that the rsync daemon is
*not* running chrooted.
Since rsync does not advertise its version number and since there are
little details about this flaw at this time, this might be a false
Upgrade to rsync 2.6.3 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gain a shell remotely
Nessus Plugin ID: 14223 ()
Bugtraq ID: 10938
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0792
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