Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201801-16 ] rsync
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: rsync: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201801-16)
Bug(s): #636714, #640570
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in rsync, the worst of
which could allow remote attackers to bypass access restrictions.
File transfer program to keep remote files into sync.
Vulnerable: < 3.1.2-r2
Unaffected: >= 3.1.2-r2
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in rsync. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could bypass intended access restrictions or cause a
Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All rsync users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/rsync-3.1.2-r2"