CVE-2003-0962

NameCVE-2003-0962
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in rsync before 2.5.7, when running in server mode, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code and possibly escape the chroot jail.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-404
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
rsync (PTS)wheezy3.0.9-4fixed
jessie3.1.1-3fixed
stretch3.1.2-1fixed
buster, sid3.1.2-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
rsyncsource(unstable)2.5.6-1.1high
rsyncsourcewoody2.5.5-0.2highDSA-404

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