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The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
Rsync is a file transfer client and server. A security problem which
may lead to unauthorized machine access or code execution has been
fixed by upgrading to rsync-2.5.7. This problem only affects machines
running rsync in daemon mode, and is easier to exploit if the
non-default option 'use chroot = no' is used in the /etc/rsyncd.conf
config file. Any sites running an rsync server should upgrade
See also :
Update the affected rsync package.
Risk factor :
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
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