FreeBSD : rsync -- off by one stack overflow (af8e3a0c-5009-11dc-8a43-003048705d5a)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 25942
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionBugTraq reports :
The rsync utility is prone to an off-by-one buffer-overflow vulnerability. This issue is due to a failure of the application to properly bounds-check user-supplied input.
Successfully exploiting this issue may allow arbitrary code-execution in the context of the affected utility.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.