Debian DLA-1247-1 : rsync security update
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106174
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that there was an injection vulnerability in the rsync file-copying tool.
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', this issue has been fixed in rsync version 3.0.9-4+deb7u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your rsync packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected rsync package.