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USN-5511-1: Git vulnerabilities

USN-5511-1: Git vulnerabilities




Canonical Ubuntu

Versions Affected

  • Canonical Ubuntu 18.04


Carlo Marcelo Arenas Belón discovered that an issue related to CVE-2022-24765 still affected Git. An attacker could possibly use this issue to run arbitrary commands as administrator. (CVE-2022-29187) Update Instructions: Run `sudo ua fix USN-5511-1` to fix the vulnerability. The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: git – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 gitweb – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-gui – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-daemon-sysvinit – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-el – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 gitk – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-all – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-mediawiki – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-daemon-run – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-man – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-doc – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-svn – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-cvs – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 git-email – 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12 No subscription required

CVEs contained in this USN include: CVE-2022-29187.

Affected Cloud Foundry Products and Versions

Severity is medium unless otherwise noted.

  • cflinuxfs3
    • All versions prior to 0.310.0
  • CF Deployment
    • All versions prior to 21.7.0


Users of affected products are strongly encouraged to follow the mitigations below. The Cloud Foundry project recommends upgrading the following releases:

  • cflinuxfs3
    • Upgrade all versions to 0.310.0 or greater
  • CF Deployment
    • Upgrade all versions to 21.7.0 or greater


2022-08-26: Initial vulnerability report published.

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