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VPR Score: 3.6
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdated rsync package fixes security vulnerability :
Ryan Finnie discovered that rsync 3.1.0 contains a denial of service issue when attempting to authenticate using a nonexistent username. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause a denial of service via CPU consumption (CVE-2014-2855).
SolutionUpdate the affected rsync package.