Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

FreeBSD: VID-085399AB-DFD7-11EA-96E4-80EE73BC7B66 (CVE-2016-9842): net/rsync -- multiple zlib issues

Back to Search

FreeBSD: VID-085399AB-DFD7-11EA-96E4-80EE73BC7B66 (CVE-2016-9842): net/rsync -- multiple zlib issues

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/20/2016
Created
08/19/2020
Added
08/17/2020
Modified
08/17/2020

Description

The inflateMark function in inflate.c in zlib 1.2.8 might allow context-dependent attackers to have unspecified impact via vectors involving left shifts of negative integers.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-rsync

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;