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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2017-17458: Vulnerability in Mercurial

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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2017-17458: Vulnerability in Mercurial

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/07/2017
Created
04/22/2019
Added
03/20/2019
Modified
11/17/2021

Description

In Mercurial before 4.4.1, it is possible that a specially malformed repository can cause Git subrepositories to run arbitrary code in the form of a .git/hooks/post-update script checked into the repository. Typical use of Mercurial prevents construction of such repositories, but they can be created programmatically.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-developer-versioning-mercurial-27-4-7-1-11-4-7-0-1-3-0
  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-developer-versioning-mercurial-4-7-1-11-4-7-0-1-3-0

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