rsync 3.x before 3.0.8, when certain recursion, deletion, and
ownership options are used, allows remote rsync servers to cause a
denial of service (heap memory corruption and application crash) or
possibly execute arbitrary code via malformed data.
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MLIST:[rsync] 20110122 rsync -rcv printing out filenames when content identical
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