FreeBSD : rsync -- off by one stack overflow (af8e3a0c-5009-11dc-8a43-003048705d5a)

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

Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

BugTraq reports :

The rsync utility is prone to an off-by-one buffer-overflow
vulnerability. This issue is due to a failure of the application to
properly bounds-check user-supplied input.

Successfully exploiting this issue may allow arbitrary code-execution
in the context of the affected utility.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25942 (freebsd_pkg_af8e3a0c500911dc8a43003048705d5a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 25336

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4091

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