Debian Security Advisory
DSA-5357-1 git -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 23 Feb 2023
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1031310.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2023-22490, CVE-2023-23946.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in git, a fast, scalable, distributed revision control system.
yvvdwf found a data exfiltration vulnerability while performing local clone from malicious repository even using a non-local transport.
Joern Schneeweisz found a path traversal vulnerability in git-apply where a path outside the working tree can be overwritten as the acting user.
For the stable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 1:2.30.2-1+deb11u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your git packages.
For the detailed security status of git please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/git