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 [CLOSED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-2.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA rsync
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-2.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA rsync
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA rsync
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA rsync
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • rsync >= 3.1.3-2.10
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA rsync
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-2.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA rsync
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-2.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA rsync
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA rsync
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA rsync
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA rsync
openSUSE 13.1
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-21.8.1
  • rsync-debuginfo >= 3.1.0-21.8.1
  • rsync-debugsource >= 3.1.0-21.8.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2014-332
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • rsync >= 3.1.3-lp150.2.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA rsync
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-4.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA rsync
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-6.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA rsync
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • rsync >= 3.1.0-8.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA rsync
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • rsync >= 3.1.2-1.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA rsync