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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-17456: Security patch for git (ALAS-2018-1093)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-17456: Security patch for git (ALAS-2018-1093)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/05/2018
Created
03/19/2019
Added
10/19/2018
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

Git before 2.14.5, 2.15.x before 2.15.3, 2.16.x before 2.16.5, 2.17.x before 2.17.2, 2.18.x before 2.18.1, and 2.19.x before 2.19.1 allows remote code execution during processing of a recursive "git clone" of a superproject if a .gitmodules file has a URL field beginning with a '-' character.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-git

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-git

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