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PostPosted: Thu Apr 11, 2019 3:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201904-13 ] Git Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Git: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201904-13)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2019-04-11
Bug(s): #671988, #676262
ID: 201904-13

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Git, the worst of which
could result in the arbitrary execution of code.


Background

Git is a free and open source distributed version control system
designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with
speed and efficiency.


Affected Packages

Package: dev-vcs/git
Vulnerable: < 2.20.1
Unaffected: >= 2.20.1
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Git. Please review the
referenced CVE identifiers for details


Impact

Please review the referenced CVE identifier and bugs for details.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Git users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-vcs/git-2.19.2"
   


References

CVE-2018-19486
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