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CVE-2007-4091 Detail

Current Description

Multiple off-by-one errors in the sender.c in rsync 2.6.9 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via directory names that are not properly handled when calling the f_name function.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/22/2007)

Not vulnerable. This flaw did not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4 due to the version of rsync. This flaw does exist in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, but due to the nature of the flaw it is not exploitable with any security consequence due to stack-protector.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.debian.devel.bugs.general/291908
http://c-skills.blogspot.com/2007/08/cve-2007-4091.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/61039
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200709-13.xml
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.481089
http://support.f5.com/kb/en-us/solutions/public/15000/500/sol15548.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1360
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_17_sr.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/477628/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25336
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0026/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-500-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2915
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/36072
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1647

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:rsync:rsync:2.6.9
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4091
NVD Published Date:
08/15/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018