openSUSE Security Update : git (openSUSE-2017-988)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for git fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-1000117: A client side code execution via shell
injection when receiving special submodule strings from
a malicious server was fixed (bsc#1052481)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1052481

Solution :

Update the affected git packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102943 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-1000117

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