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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-1900: cgit Multiple vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-1900: cgit Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
01/20/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

CRLF injection vulnerability in the cgit_print_http_headers function in ui-shared.c in CGit before 0.12 allows remote attackers with permission to write to a repository to inject arbitrary HTTP headers and conduct HTTP response splitting attacks or cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via newline characters in a filename.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-cgit

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