This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Security Fix(es) :
- It was discovered that Mercurial failed to properly
check Git sub- repository URLs. A Mercurial repository
that includes a Git sub-repository with a specially
crafted URL could cause Mercurial to execute arbitrary
- It was discovered that the Mercurial convert extension
failed to sanitize special characters in Git repository
names. A Git repository with a specially crafted name
could cause Mercurial to execute arbitrary code when the
Git repository was converted to a Mercurial repository.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8