Security update for git

SUSE Security Update: Security update for git
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:4088-1
Rating: important
References: #1110949
Cross-References:CVE-2018-17456
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for git fixes the following issue:

  • CVE-2018-17456: Git allowed remote code execution during processing of a recursive "git clone" of a superproject if a .gitmodules file has a URL field beginning with a '-' character. (boo#1110949).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2018-2918=1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2018-2918=1
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8:
    zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2018-2918=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (x86_64):
    • git-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (s390x x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (noarch):
    • git-doc-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • git-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-arch-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-cvs-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-daemon-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-daemon-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-email-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-gui-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-svn-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-svn-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-web-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • gitk-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (noarch):
    • git-doc-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (noarch):
    • git-doc-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (noarch):
    • git-doc-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (noarch):
    • git-doc-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (noarch):
    • git-doc-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (noarch):
    • git-doc-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (noarch):
    • git-doc-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7 (x86_64):
    • git-core-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8 (x86_64):
    • git-2.12.3-27.17.2
    • git-debugsource-2.12.3-27.17.2

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