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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0048

Multiple signedness errors (mixed signed and unsigned numbers) in the I/O functions of rsync 2.4.6, 2.3.2, and other versions allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and execute arbitrary code in the rsync client or server.
Publish Date : 2002-02-27 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2002-01-25
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- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0048

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.3.2 1.2 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.3.2 1.2 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.3.2 1.2 ARM Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.3.2 1.2 Intel Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.3.2 1.2 M68k Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.3.2 1.2 PPC Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.5.0 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Andrew Tridgell Rsync 2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Andrew Tridgell Rsync 14

- References For CVE-2002-0048
BUGTRAQ 20020128 TSLSA-2002-0025 - rsync
BUGTRAQ 20020127 rsync-2.5.2 has security fix (was: Re: [RHSA-2002:018-05] New rsync packages available)
HP HPSBTL0201-022
CALDERA CSSA-2002-003.0
XF linux-rsync-root-access(7993)
CERT-VN VU#800635
ENGARDE ESA-20020125-004
REDHAT RHSA-2002:018
BID 3958 rsync Signed Array Index Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
SUSE SuSE-SA:2002:004

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0048

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