This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote host has an application installed that is affected by a
remote command execution vulnerability.
The remote Mac OS X host has a version of GitHub prior to 194
installed. It is, therefore, affected by a remote command execution
vulnerability when processing git trees in a case-insensitive or
case-normalizing file system. A remote attacker, using a specially
crafted git tree, can overwrite a user's '.git/config' file when the
user clones or checks out a repository, allowing arbitrary command
See also :
Upgrade to version 1.9.4 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : true