openSUSE Security Update : cgit (openSUSE-2016-86)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update to cgit 0.12 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-1899: Reflected Cross Site Scripting and Header
Injection in Mimetype Query String

- CVE-2016-1900: Stored Cross Site Scripting and Header
Injection in Filename Parameter

- CVE-2016-1901: Integer Overflow resulting in Buffer

The bundled git version was updated to 2.7.0.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected cgit packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88399 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1899

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