USN-4220-1: Git vulnerabilities
10 December 2019
Several security issues were fixed in Git.
- git - fast, scalable, distributed revision control system
Joern Schneeweisz and Nicolas Joly discovered that Git contained various
security flaws. An attacker could possibly use these issues to overwrite
arbitrary paths, execute arbitrary code, and overwrite files in the .git
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.