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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6200

Unspecified vulnerability in rsync before 3.0.0pre6, when running a writable rsync daemon, allows remote attackers to bypass exclude, exclude_from, and filter and read or write hidden files via (1) symlink, (2) partial-dir, (3) backup-dir, and unspecified (4) dest options.
Publish Date : 2007-12-01 Last Update Date : 2018-10-15
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N 2007-12-01 2007-11-28
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-6200 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0999 -- rsync security, bug fix, and enhancement update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28107 unix
ELSA-2011:0999: rsync security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23344 unix
RHSA-2011:0999: rsync security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110999 unix
RHSA-2011:0999: rsync security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21980 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6200

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Rsync Rsync 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Rsync Rsync 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Rsync Rsync 2.3.2 1.2intel Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Rsync Rsync 2.3.2 1.2m68k Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Rsync Rsync 2.3.2 1.2ppc Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Rsync Rsync 2.3.2 1.2alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Rsync Rsync 2.3.2 1.2sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Rsync Rsync 2.3.2 1.2arm Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Rsync Rsync 2.3.2 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Rsync Rsync 2.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Rsync Rsync 2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Rsync Rsync 2.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Rsync Rsync 2.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Rsync Rsync 2.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Rsync Rsync 2.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Rsync Rsync 2.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Rsync Rsync 2.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Rsync Rsync 2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Rsync Rsync 2.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Rsync Rsync 2.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Rsync Rsync 2.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Rsync Rsync 2.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Rsync Rsync 2.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Rsync Rsync 2.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Rsync Rsync 2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Rsync Rsync 2.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Rsync Rsync 2.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Rsync Rsync 2.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Rsync Rsync 2.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Rsync Rsync 2.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Rsync Rsync 2.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Rsync Rsync 2.6.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Rsync Rsync 32

- References For CVE-2007-6200
VUPEN ADV-2008-2268
BID 26639 Rsync Daemon Excludes Multiple File Access Vulnerabilities Release Date:2013-05-27
VUPEN ADV-2007-4057
BUGTRAQ 20080212 FLEA-2008-0004-1 rsync
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0999
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:001

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6200

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