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Published: 21 September 2018

gitolite commit fa06a34 through 3.5.3 might allow attackers to have unspecified impact via vectors involving world-writable permissions when creating (1) ~/.gitolite.rc, (2) ~/.gitolite, or (3) ~/repositories/gitolite-admin.git on fresh installs.



Cvss 3 Severity Score


Score breakdown


Package Release Status
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
lucid Does not exist

precise Not vulnerable

quantal Not vulnerable

raring Not vulnerable

saucy Not vulnerable

upstream Needs triage

Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
lucid Does not exist

precise Does not exist

quantal Does not exist

raring Does not exist

saucy Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 9.8
Attack vector Network
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity impact High
Availability impact High
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H