ESB-2018.2522 - [Debian] libgit2: Multiple vulnerabilities 2018-08-27

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              [SECURITY] [DLA 1477-1] libgit2 security update
                              27 August 2018


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           libgit2
Publisher:         Debian
Operating System:  Debian GNU/Linux 8
Impact/Access:     Access Privileged Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated
                   Denial of Service      -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-15501 CVE-2018-10888 CVE-2018-10887

Reference:         ESB-2018.2488

Original Bulletin:

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[SECURITY] [DLA 1477-1] libgit2 security update

Package        : libgit2
Version        : 0.21.1-3+deb8u1
CVE ID         : CVE-2018-10887 CVE-2018-10888 CVE-2018-15501

     A potential out-of-bounds read when processing a "ng" smart packet
     might lead to a Denial of Service.

     A flaw has been discovered that may lead to an integer overflow which
     in turn leads to an out of bound read, allowing to read before the
     base object. This might be used to leak memory addresses or cause a
     Denial of Service.

     A flaw may lead to an out-of-bound read while reading a binary delta
     file. This might result in a Denial of Service.

For Debian 8 "Jessie", these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your libgit2 packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at:

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