openSUSE Security Update : libgit2 (openSUSE-2017-262)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libgit2 fixes the several issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2016-10128: Additional sanitization prevent some
edge cases in the Git Smart Protocol which can lead to
reading outside of a buffer (bsc#1019036).

- CVE-2016-10129: Additional sanitization prevent some
edge cases in the Git Smart Protocol which can lead to
reading outside of a buffer (bsc#1019036).

- CVE-2016-10130: When using the custom certificate
callback or when using pygit2 or git2go a attacker could
have caused an invalid certificate to be accepted
(bsc#1019037).

- CVE-2017-5338: When using the custom certificate
callback or when using pygit2 or git2go a attacker could
have caused an invalid certificate to be accepted
(bsc#1019037).

- CVE-2017-5339: When using the custom certificate
callback or when using pygit2 or git2go a attacker could
have caused an invalid certificate to be accepted
(bsc#1019037).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019036
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019037

Solution :

Update the affected libgit2 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97282 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-10128
CVE-2016-10129
CVE-2016-10130
CVE-2017-5338
CVE-2017-5339

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