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 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 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