Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Sun Sep 24, 2017 7:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201709-18 ] Mercurial
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Mercurial: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201709-18)
Bug(s): #621068, #627484
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Mercurial, the worst of
which could lead to the remote execution of arbitrary code.
Mercurial is a distributed source control management system.
Vulnerable: < 4.3
Unaffected: >= 4.3
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mercurial. Please
review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Mercurial users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-vcs/mercurial-4.3"