Fedora 29 : git (2018-f467c36c2b)

High Nessus Plugin ID 120907

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Upstream bugfix and security update. Refer to the [release notes](https://www.kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/RelNotes/2.19.
2.txt) for general information and upstream commit [321fd82389](https://github.com/git/git/commit/321fd82389) for details on CVE-2018-19486.

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

Solution

Update the affected git package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-f467c36c2b

https://github.com/git/git/commit/321fd82389

https://www.kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/RelNotes/2.19.2.txt

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120907

File Name: fedora_2018-f467c36c2b.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2019/01/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:git, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:29

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19486