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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-7545: Git: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-7545: Git: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/13/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
11/06/2017

Description

The (1) git-remote-ext and (2) unspecified other remote helper programs in Git before 2.3.10, 2.4.x before 2.4.10, 2.5.x before 2.5.4, and 2.6.x before 2.6.1 do not properly restrict the allowed protocols, which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a URL in a (a) .gitmodules file or (b) unknown other sources in a submodule.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-vcs-git

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