CVE-2014-2855

Priority
Medium
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.
References
Bugs
Notes
mdeslaur> only in 3.1.0
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: rsync (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):not-affected
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):not-affected
Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal):not-affected
Ubuntu 13.10 (Saucy Salamander):not-affected
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (3.1.0-2ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn):released (3.1.0-2ubuntu0.1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://git.samba.org/?p=rsync.git;a=commit;h=0dedfbce2c1b851684ba658861fe9d620636c56a
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Updated: 2014-04-28 15:14:49 UTC (commit 7985)