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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38112


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


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


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 38112

File Name: freebsd_pkg_73ea07069c5711d893660020ed76ef5a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2004/05/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/04/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0426