Upstream information

CVE-2014-2855 at MITRE

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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 873740 [VERIFIED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-13.13.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-2.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • rsync >= 3.1.3-1.19
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • rsync >= 3.1.3-2.10
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • rsync >= 3.1.3-lp150.2.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA rsync
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • rsync >= 3.1.2-1.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA rsync


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
Carwos 1 rsync Analysis
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 rsync Already fixed
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 rsync Analysis
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 Business Critical Linux rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 rsync Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 rsync Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 rsync Analysis
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 rsync Analysis
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 rsync Analysis
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 rsync Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 rsync Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 rsync Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 rsync Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 rsync Already fixed