openSUSE Security Update: Security update for fossil

Announcement ID:    openSUSE-SU-2021:1070-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1047218 #1175760 
Cross-References:   CVE-2020-24614
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2020-24614 (NVD) : 8.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:
                    openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP2

   An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata
   is now available.


   This update for fossil fixes the following issues:

   - fossil 2.12.1:
     * CVE-2020-24614: Remote authenticated users with check-in or
       administrative privileges could have executed arbitrary code
     * Security fix in the "fossil git export" command. New "safety-net"
       features were added to prevent similar problems in the future.
     * Enhancements to the graph display for cases when there are many
       cherry-pick merges into a single check-in. Example
     * Enhance the fossil open command with the new --workdir option and the
       ability to accept a URL as the repository name, causing the remote
       repository to be cloned automatically. Do not allow "fossil open" to
       open in a non-empty working directory unless the --keep option or the
       new --force option is used.
     * Enhance the markdown formatter to more closely follow the CommonMark
       specification with regard to text highlighting. Underscores in the
       middle of identifiers (ex: fossil_printf()) no longer need to be
     * The markdown-to-html translator can prevent unsafe HTML (for example: