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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-8386: Security patch for git (ALAS-2017-842)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-8386: Security patch for git (ALAS-2017-842)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/10/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/07/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

git-shell in git before 2.4.12, 2.5.x before 2.5.6, 2.6.x before 2.6.7, 2.7.x before 2.7.5, 2.8.x before 2.8.5, 2.9.x before 2.9.4, 2.10.x before 2.10.3, 2.11.x before 2.11.2, and 2.12.x before 2.12.3 might allow remote authenticated users to gain privileges via a repository name that starts with a - (dash) character.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-git

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-git

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