openSUSE Security Update : git (openSUSE-2016-428)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of git to 2.6.6 fixes the following issues :

- Update to git-2.6.6 including the official upstream
fixes for the previous security issues
(CVE-2016-2315,CVE-2016-2324,boo#971328) :

See the release rotes for other details
Documentation/RelNotes/2.6.3.txt
Documentation/RelNotes/2.6.4.txt
Documentation/RelNotes/2.6.5.txt
Documentation/RelNotes/2.6.6.txt

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=971328

Solution :

Update the affected git packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90382 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2315
CVE-2016-2324

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