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[Full-disclosure] rPSA-2008-0253-1 git gitweb

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Date: Tue Aug 12 2008 - 18:47:50 GMT
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rPath Security Advisory: 2008-0253-1
Published: 2008-08-12

    rPath Linux 2

Rating: Minor
Exposure Level Classification:

    Indirect Non-deterministic Denial of Service Updated Versions:

    git=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/     gitweb=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/

rPath Issue Tracking System:





    Previous versions of the git package are vulnerable to a Denial     of Service in which repositories using long path-names may cause     buffer overflows and application crashes on certain platforms.     It has not been determined that this vulnerability can be exploited     to execute malicious code.


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