Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : git (MDVSA-2009:155)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 48150
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in git :
git-daemon in git 188.8.131.52 through 1.6.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a request containing extra unrecognized arguments (CVE-2009-2108).
This update provides fixes for this vulnerability.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.