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[Full-disclosure] rPSA-2009-0005-1 git gitweb

From: rPath Update Announcements <announce-noreply_at_nospam>
Date: Tue Jan 13 2009 - 18:44:47 GMT
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rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0005-1
Published: 2009-01-13
Products:

    rPath Linux 2

Rating: Major
Exposure Level Classification:

    Remote System User Deterministic Unauthorized Access Updated Versions:

    git=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/1.5.6.6-0.1-1     gitweb=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/1.5.6.6-0.1-1

rPath Issue Tracking System:

    https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2936

References:

    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-5517     http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-5516

Description:

    In previous versions of the git package, insufficient quoting of     shell characters allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary     commands via the git web interface. This has been resolved.

http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0005

Copyright 2009 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License. A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html



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