USN-6050-1: Git vulnerabilities
1 May 2023
Several security issues were fixed in Git.
- git - fast, scalable, distributed revision control system
It was discovered that Git incorrectly handled certain commands.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to overwriting some paths.
Maxime Escourbiac and Yassine BENGANA discovered that Git incorrectly
handled some gettext machinery. An attacker could possibly use this issue
to allows the malicious placement of crafted messages. (CVE-2023-25815)
André Baptista and Vítor Pinho discovered that Git incorrectly handled
certain configurations. An attacker could possibly use this issue
to arbitrary configuration injection. (CVE-2023-29007)
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.
- USN-6050-2: git-svn, git-gui, git-all, git, git-el, gitk, gitweb, git-mediawiki, git-email, git-cvs, git-daemon-run, git-doc, git-man, git-daemon-sysvinit, git-core, git-arch