openSUSE 10 Security Update : git (git-5892)

high Nessus Plugin ID 35330
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VPR Score: 6.6

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Insufficient quoting of shell characters allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the git web interface (CVE-2008-5517)

Solution

Update the affected git packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35330

File Name: suse_git-5892.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/11/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:git, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:git-arch, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:git-core, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:git-cvs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:git-email, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:git-svn, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gitk, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 12/22/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5517

CWE: 94