|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian: Security Advisory for git (DSA-4657-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'git'; package(s) announced via the DSA-4657-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'git'
package(s) announced via the DSA-4657-1 advisory.
Felix Wilhelm of Google Project Zero discovered a flaw in git, a fast,
scalable, distributed revision control system. With a crafted URL that
contains a newline, the credential helper machinery can be fooled to
return credential information for a wrong host.
'git' package(s) on Debian Linux.
For the oldstable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed
in version 1:2.11.0-3+deb9u6.
For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your git packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-5260|
Debian Security Information: DSA-4657 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:0524 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:0598 (Google Search)
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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