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SUSE: CVE-2014-2855: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
04/23/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
06/19/2021

Description

The check_secret function in authenticate.c in rsync 3.1.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a user name which does not exist in the secrets file.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-rsync

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