USN-3438-1: Git vulnerability
05 October 2017
Git be made to run programs if it processed a specially crafted file.
- git - fast, scalable, distributed revision control system
It was discovered that Git incorrectly handled certain subcommands such as
cvsserver. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue via shell
metacharacters in modules names to execute arbitrary code.
This update also removes the cvsserver subcommand from git-shell by