Security update for git

SUSE Security Update: Security update for git
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:4190-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1117257
Cross-References: CVE-2018-19486
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for git fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2018-19486: Fixed git that executed commands from the current working directory (as if '.' were at the end of $PATH) in certain cases involving the run_command() API and run-command.c, because there was (bsc#1117257).

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 Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2018-2990=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-2018-2990=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2990=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • git-credential-gnome-keyring-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-credential-gnome-keyring-debuginfo-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-credential-libsecret-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-credential-libsecret-debuginfo-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-debuginfo-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-debugsource-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-p4-2.16.4-3.9.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • git-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-arch-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-cvs-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-daemon-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-daemon-debuginfo-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-debuginfo-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-debugsource-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-email-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-gui-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-svn-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-svn-debuginfo-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-web-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • gitk-2.16.4-3.9.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 (noarch):
    • git-doc-2.16.4-3.9.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • git-core-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-core-debuginfo-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-debuginfo-2.16.4-3.9.2
    • git-debugsource-2.16.4-3.9.2

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