Upstream information

CVE-2018-20683 at MITRE


commands/rsync in Gitolite before 3.6.11, if .gitolite.rc enables rsync, mishandles the rsync command line, which allows attackers to have a "bad" impact by triggering use of an option other than -v, -n, -q, or -P.

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 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 8.1
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1121570 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Package Hub 15
  • gitolite >= 3.6.11-bp150.3.6.1
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • gitolite >= 3.6.11-lp150.2.6.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • gitolite >= 3.6.12-1.6
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA gitolite-3.6.12-1.6

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Thu Jan 10 21:32:43 2019
CVE page last modified: Wed Oct 26 21:36:43 2022