Fedora 7 : rsync-2.6.9-6.fc7 (2008-3060)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Tue Apr 8 2008 Simo Sorce <ssorce at redhat.com>
2.6.9-6.fc7

- Security release:
http://rsync.samba.org/security.html#s3_0_2

- Wed Sep 5 2007 Simo Sorce <ssorce at redhat.com>
2.6.9-3.fc7

- Add patch to fix crash bug with hardlinks and ACLs
patches

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 :

http://rsync.samba.org/security.html#s3_0_2
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=441683
http://www.nessus.org/u?87d04cbd

Solution :

Update the affected rsync package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31974 (fedora_2008-3060.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1720

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