Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Ryan Finnie discovered that the rsync daemon incorrectly handled
invalid usernames. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause
rsync to consume resources, resulting in a denial of service.
Update the affected rsync package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false