Debian DLA-1459-1 : cgit security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 111555
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that there was a directory traversal vulnerability in cgit, a web frontend for Git repositories.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this issue has been fixed in cgit version 0.10.2.git2.0.1-3+deb8u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your cgit packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected cgit package.