Mageia 2019-0058: gitolite security update

    Date31 Jan 2019
    CategoryMageia
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    In commands/rsync in Gitolite before 3.6.11, if .gitolite.rc enables rsync, mishandles the rsync command line, which allows attackers to have a "bad" impact by triggering use of an option other than -v, -n, -q, or -P (CVE-2018-20683).
    MGASA-2019-0058 - Updated gitolite packages fixes security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 31 Jan 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0058.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 6
    CVE: CVE-2018-20683
    
    In commands/rsync in Gitolite before 3.6.11, if .gitolite.rc enables
    rsync, mishandles the rsync command line, which allows attackers to have
    a "bad" impact by triggering use of an option other than -v, -n, -q, or
    -P (CVE-2018-20683).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=24210
    - https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2019-01/msg00062.html
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-20683
    
    SRPMS:
    - 6/core/gitolite-3.6.11-1.mga6
    

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