FreeBSD : rsync path traversal issue (73ea0706-9c57-11d8-9366-0020ed76ef5a)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 38112

Synopsis

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description

When running rsync in daemon mode, no checks were made to prevent clients from writing outside of a module's `path' setting.

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

http://rsync.samba.org/#security_apr04

http://www.nessus.org/u?e8257c1e

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 38112

File Name: freebsd_pkg_73ea07069c5711d893660020ed76ef5a.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Published: 4/23/2009

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:rsync, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 5/2/2004

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/26/2004

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0426