Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : rsync (SSA:2007-335-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New rsync packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0,
10.1, 10.2, 11.0, 12.0, and -current to fix security issues.

See also :

http://lists.samba.org/archive/rsync-announce/2007/000050.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?416c6d37

Solution :

Update the affected rsync package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29188 ()

Bugtraq ID: 25336
26638
26639

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4091