USN-3543-1: rsync vulnerabilities
23 January 2018
Several security issues were fixed in rsync.
- rsync - fast, versatile, remote (and local) file-copying tool
It was discovered that rsync incorrectly handled certain data input.
An attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial of service or
execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-16548)
It was discovered that rsync incorrectly parsed certain arguments. An attacker
could possibly use this to bypass arguments and execute arbitrary code.
- USN-3543-2: rsync