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Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian Security Advisory DSA 4311-1 (git - security update)
Summary:joernchen of Phenoelit discovered that git, a fast, scalable,;distributed revision control system, is prone to an arbitrary code;execution vulnerability via a specially crafted .gitmodules file in a;project cloned with --recurse-submodules.
joernchen of Phenoelit discovered that git, a fast, scalable,
distributed revision control system, is prone to an arbitrary code
execution vulnerability via a specially crafted .gitmodules file in a
project cloned with --recurse-submodules.

Vulnerability Insight:
Git is popular version control system designed to handle very large
projects with speed and efficiency. It is used for many high profile
open source projects, most notably the Linux kernel.

Affected Software/OS:
git on Debian Linux

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:2.11.0-3+deb9u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your git packages.

For the detailed security status of git please refer to its security
tracker page at:

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Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-17456
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