Package "git"

Name: git


fast, scalable, distributed revision control system

Latest version: 1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.9
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main
Homepage: https://git-scm.com/


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Version: 1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.9 2020-04-21 13:07:03 UTC

  git (1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.9) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: credential helper issue with missing host or scheme
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-11008-1.patch: make "quit" helper more
      realistic in t/t0300-credentials.sh.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-11008-2.patch: use more realistic inputs in
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-11008-3.patch: parse URL without host as
      empty host, not unset in credential.c, http.c,
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-11008-4.patch: refuse to operate when missing
      host or protocol in credential.c, t/t0300-credentials.sh.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-11008-5.patch: convert gitmodules url to URL
      passed to curl in fsck.c, t/t7416-submodule-dash-url.sh.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-11008-6.patch: die() when parsing invalid
      urls in credential.c, t/t0300-credentials.sh.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-11008-7.patch: treat URL without scheme as
      invalid in credential.c, fsck.c, t/t7416-submodule-dash-url.sh.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-11008-8.patch: treat URL with empty scheme as
      invalid in credential.c, t/t5550-http-fetch-dumb.sh,
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-11008-9.patch: reject URL with empty host in
      .gitmodules in fsck.c, t/t7416-submodule-dash-url.sh.
    - CVE-2020-11008

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Mon, 20 Apr 2020 12:24:43 -0400

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Version: 1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.8 2020-04-15 00:06:30 UTC

  git (1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.8) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: credential helper issue with newlines in URL
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-5260-1.patch: avoid writing values with
      newlines in credential.c, t/t0300-credentials.sh.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-5260-2.patch: use test_i18ncmp to check
      stderr in t/lib-credential.sh.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-5260-3.patch: detect unrepresentable values
      when parsing urls in credential.c, credential.h,
    - debian/patches/CVE-2020-5260-4.patch: detect gitmodules URLs with
      embedded newlines in fsck.c, t/t7416-submodule-dash-url.sh.
    - CVE-2020-5260

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Fri, 10 Apr 2020 12:37:56 -0400

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Version: 1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.7 2019-12-10 21:06:24 UTC

  git (1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.7) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Multiple security issues
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-13xx/*.patch: upstream patches to fix issues.
    - CVE-2019-1348, CVE-2019-1349, CVE-2019-1350, CVE-2019-1351,
      CVE-2019-1352, CVE-2019-1353, CVE-2019-1354, CVE-2019-1387,

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Mon, 09 Dec 2019 08:51:27 -0500

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Version: 1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.6 2018-11-27 22:06:40 UTC

  git (1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.6) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Denial of service
    - debian/patches/CVE-2017-15298.patch: fix in diff.h,
    - CVE-2017-15298

 -- <email address hidden> (Leonidas S. Barbosa) Mon, 26 Nov 2018 09:58:29 -0300

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2017-15298 Git through 2.14.2 mishandles layers of tree objects, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted r

Version: 1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.5 2018-10-12 02:06:23 UTC

  git (1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.5) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary code execution via submodule URLs and
    paths in .gitsubmodules.
    - 0001-submodule-helper-use-to-signal-end-of-clone-options.patch,
      disallow urls and files that begin with '--'.
    - 0004-fsck-detect-submodule-urls-starting-with-dash.patch,
      reject gitmodules that contain submdule urls and files that begin
      with '--'.
    - CVE-2018-17456
  * SECURITY UPDATE: incomplete fix for CVE-2017-14867
    - 0006-cvsimport-apply-shell-quoting-regex-globally.patch: escape
      all instances of backticks

 -- Steve Beattie <email address hidden> Fri, 05 Oct 2018 16:59:03 -0700

CVE-2018-17456 Git before 2.14.5, 2.15.x before 2.15.3, 2.16.x before 2.16.5, 2.17.x before 2.17.2, 2.18.x before 2.18.1, and 2.19.x before 2.19.1 allows remote cod
CVE-2017-14867 Git before 2.10.5, 2.11.x before 2.11.4, 2.12.x before 2.12.5, 2.13.x before 2.13.6, and 2.14.x before 2.14.2 uses unsafe Perl scripts to support sub

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