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Advisories

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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5511-1
July 13, 2022

git vulnerabilities
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A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 22.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 21.10
- Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Summary:

Git could be made to run arbitrary commands as an administrator
if it received specially crafted inputs.

Software Description:
- git: fast, scalable, distributed revision control system

Details:

Carlo Marcelo Arenas Belón discovered that an issue related to CVE-2022-24765
still affected Git. An attacker could possibly use this issue to
run arbitrary commands as administrator. (CVE-2022-29187)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 22.04 LTS:
  git                             1:2.34.1-1ubuntu1.4

Ubuntu 21.10:
  git                             1:2.32.0-1ubuntu1.3

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS:
  git                             1:2.25.1-1ubuntu3.5

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
  git                             1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References:
  https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5511-1
  CVE-2022-29187

Package Information:
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.34.1-1ubuntu1.4
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.32.0-1ubuntu1.3
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.25.1-1ubuntu3.5
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12

Ubuntu 5511-1: Git vulnerabilities

July 13, 2022

Summary

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 22.04 LTS - Ubuntu 21.10 - Ubuntu 20.04 LTS - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Summary: Git could be made to run arbitrary commands as an administrator if it received specially crafted inputs. Software Description: - git: fast, scalable, distributed revision control system Details: Carlo Marcelo Arenas Belón discovered that an issue related to CVE-2022-24765 still affected Git. An attacker could possibly use this issue to run arbitrary commands as administrator. (CVE-2022-29187)

Update Instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 22.04 LTS: git 1:2.34.1-1ubuntu1.4 Ubuntu 21.10: git 1:2.32.0-1ubuntu1.3 Ubuntu 20.04 LTS: git 1:2.25.1-1ubuntu3.5 Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: git 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5511-1

CVE-2022-29187

Severity
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5511-1

Package Information

https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.34.1-1ubuntu1.4 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.32.0-1ubuntu1.3 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.25.1-1ubuntu3.5 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12

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