openSUSE Security Update : rsync (openSUSE-2018-237)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 107244
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for rsync fixes one issues.
This security issue was fixed :
- CVE-2018-5764: The parse_arguments function in options.c did not prevent multiple --protect-args uses, which allowed remote attackers to bypass an argument-sanitization protection mechanism (bsc#1076503).
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected rsync packages.