=========================================================================Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5359-2
June 13, 2022

rsync vulnerability
=========================================================================
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 16.04 ESM

Summary:

rsync could be made to crash or run programs if it received
specially crafted network traffic.

Software Description:
- rsync: fast, versatile, remote (and local) file-copying tool

Details:

USN-5359-1 fixed vulnerabilities in rsync.
This update provides the corresponding updates for Ubuntu 16.04 ESM.

Original advisory details:

  Danilo Ramos discovered that rsync incorrectly handled memory when
  performing certain zlib deflating operations. An attacker could use this
  issue to cause rsync to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or
  possibly execute arbitrary code.

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM:
   rsync                           3.1.1-3ubuntu1.3+esm1

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References:
   https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5359-2
   https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5359-1
   CVE-2018-25032

Ubuntu 5359-2: rsync vulnerability

June 13, 2022
rsync could be made to crash or run programs if it received specially crafted network traffic.

Summary

Update Instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 16.04 ESM: rsync 3.1.1-3ubuntu1.3+esm1 In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5359-2

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5359-1

CVE-2018-25032

Severity
June 13, 2022

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