Git: Multiple vulnerabilities

2018-05-30T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201805-13
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2018-05-30T00:00:00

Description

Background

Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Git. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

Remote attackers could execute arbitrary code on both client and server.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Git users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-vcs/git-2.16.4"