SUSE-SU-2018:4088-2: important: Security update for git

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Sat Apr 27 16:16:44 MDT 2019

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for git

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:4088-2
Rating:             important
References:         #1110949 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-17456
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   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 Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-1073=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (noarch):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (x86_64):



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