EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : git (EulerOS-SA-2016-1009)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description :

According to the versions of the git packages installed, the EulerOS
installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- An integer truncation flaw and an integer overflow
flaw, both leading to a heap-based buffer overflow,
were found in the way Git processed certain path
information. A remote attacker could create a specially
crafted Git repository that would cause a Git client or
server to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2016-2315, CVE-2016-2324)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected git packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99772 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2315

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