Debian: DSA-3545-1: cgit security update

    Date07 Apr 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in cgit, a fast web frontend for git repositories written in C. A remote attacker can take advantage of these flaws to perform cross-site scripting, header injection or denial of service attacks.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3545-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    April 07, 2016                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : cgit
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-1899 CVE-2016-1900 CVE-2016-1901
    Debian Bug     : 812411
    
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in cgit, a fast web frontend for
    git repositories written in C. A remote attacker can take advantage of
    these flaws to perform cross-site scripting, header injection or denial
    of service attacks.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.10.2.git2.0.1-3+deb8u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
    in version 0.12.0.git2.7.0-1 or earlier.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.12.0.git2.7.0-1 or earlier.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your cgit packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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