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CVE-2014-2855 Detail

Current 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.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0065.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-April/131910.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00006.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:131
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/04/14/5
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/04/15/1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2171-1
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/rsync/+bug/1307230
https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10551 Vendor Advisory
https://git.samba.org/?p=rsync.git;a=commit;h=0dedfbce2c1b851684ba658861fe9d620636c56a

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.6.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.7.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.8.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:2.9.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:3.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:samba:rsync:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.1.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-2855
NVD Published Date:
04/23/2014
NVD Last Modified:
12/15/2017