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 Severity: High
    Title: Git: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: May 30, 2018
     Bugs: #656868
       ID: 201805-13

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Synopsis
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Git contains multiple vulnerabilities that allow for the remote
execution of arbitrary 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
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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  dev-vcs/git                  < 2.16.4                  >= 2.16.4

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

Impact
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Remote attackers could execute arbitrary code on both client and
server.

Workaround
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There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
=========
All Git users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-vcs/git-2.16.4"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2018-11233
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-11233
[ 2 ] CVE-2018-11235
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-11235

Availability
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This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201805-13

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2018 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

Gentoo: GLSA-201805-13: Git: Multiple vulnerabilities

Git contains multiple vulnerabilities that allow for the remote execution of arbitrary code.

Summary

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

Resolution

All Git users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-vcs/git-2.16.4"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2018-11233 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-11233 [ 2 ] CVE-2018-11235 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-11235

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201805-13

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: High
Title: Git: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: May 30, 2018
Bugs: #656868
ID: 201805-13

Synopsis

Git contains multiple vulnerabilities that allow for the remote execution of arbitrary 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 / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 dev-vcs/git < 2.16.4 >= 2.16.4

Impact

===== Remote attackers could execute arbitrary code on both client and server.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.