Upstream information

CVE-2010-2542 at MITRE

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the is_git_directory function in setup.c in Git before 1.7.2.1 allows local users to gain privileges via a long gitdir: field in a .git file in a working copy.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 624586 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • git >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
  • git-arch >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
  • git-core >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
  • git-cvs >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
  • git-daemon >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
  • git-email >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
  • git-gui >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
  • git-svn >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
  • git-web >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
  • gitk >= 1.7.12.4-0.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA git
openSUSE 11.2
  • git-core-debuginfo >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-daemon-debuginfo >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-debugsource >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
openSUSE 11.2
  • git >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-arch >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-core >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-cvs >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-daemon >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-email >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-gui >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-svn >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • git-web >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
  • gitk >= 1.6.4.2-3.5.1
openSUSE 11.3
  • git-core-debuginfo >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-daemon-debuginfo >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-debugsource >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
openSUSE 11.3
  • git >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-arch >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-core >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-cvs >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-daemon >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-email >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-gui >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-remote-helpers >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-svn >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • git-web >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
  • gitk >= 1.7.1-2.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • git >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
  • git-arch >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
  • git-core >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
  • git-cvs >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
  • git-daemon >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
  • git-email >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
  • git-gui >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
  • git-svn >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
  • git-web >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
  • gitk >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.2
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
SAT Patch Nr: 3860
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • git >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
  • git-arch >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
  • git-core >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
  • git-cvs >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
  • git-daemon >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
  • git-email >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
  • git-gui >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
  • git-svn >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
  • git-web >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
  • gitk >= 1.6.0.2-7.31.1
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
SAT Patch Nr: 3860


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 git Released
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 git Released