ESB-2018.1958 - [Linux][SUSE] git-annex: Access confidential data - Remote with user interaction 2018-07-06

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                    SUSE Security update for git-annex
                                6 July 2018


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           git-annex
Publisher:         SUSE
Operating System:  SUSE
                   Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Access Confidential Data -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-10859 CVE-2018-10857 

Original Bulletin:

Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on 
         platforms other than SUSE. It is recommended that administrators 
         running git-annex check for an updated version of the software for 
         their operating system.

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   openSUSE Security Update: Security update for git-annex

Announcement ID:    openSUSE-SU-2018:1897-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1098062 #1098364 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-10857 CVE-2018-10859
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

   An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


   This update for git-annex to version 6.20180626 fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2018-10857: Prevent file content disclosure by refusing to download
     content that cannot be verified with a hash, from encrypted special
     remotes and glacier (bsc#1098062).
   - CVE-2018-10859: Prevent local gpg encrypted file disclosure by refusing
     to download content that cannot be verified with a hash, from encrypted
     special remotes (bsc#1098364).

   This update brings many other bug fixes and new features. has a
   detailed list of changes.

Patch Instructions:

   To install this openSUSE 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 Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12:

      zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-697=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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