Fedora Core 5 : rsync-2.6.8-1.FC5 (2006-599)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Mon May 8 2006 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com>

- New upstream release

- Use the upstream xattr patch instead of mine. This
closes bz#190208 CVE-2006-2083 rsync buffer overflow

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :


Solution :

Update the affected rsync and / or rsync-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :


Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24119 (fedora_2006-599.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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