Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Thu Mar 19, 2020 8:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 202003-42 ] libgit2
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: libgit2: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 202003-42)
Exploitable: local, remote
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in libgit2, the worst of
which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
libgit2 is a portable, pure C implementation of the Git core methods
provided as a re-entrant linkable library with a solid API.
Vulnerable: < 0.28.4
Unaffected: >= 0.28.4
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libgit2. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
An attacker could possibly overwrite arbitrary paths, execute arbitrary
code, and overwrite files in the .git directory.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All libgit2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/libgit2-0.28.4"