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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-05
(Lsyncd: Remote execution of arbitrary code)
default-rsyncssh.lua in Lsyncd performed insufficient sanitising of
An attacker, able to control files processed by Lsyncd, could possibly
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a
Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Lsyncd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-admin/lsyncd-2.1.6'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5