openSUSE Security Update : Rsync (openSUSE-SU-2014:0595-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Rsync was updated to fix a denial of service attack that could be used
by remote attackers without authentification (CVE-2014-2855).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00006.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=873740

Solution :

Update the affected Rsync packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75342 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2855

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