[USN-5511-1] Git vulnerabilities


========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5511-1 July 13, 2022
git vulnerabilities ==========================================================================
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
– Ubuntu 22.04 LTS – Ubuntu 21.10 – Ubuntu 20.04 LTS – Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Summary:
Git could be made to run arbitrary commands as an administrator if it received specially crafted inputs.
Software Description: – git: fast, scalable, distributed revision control system
Details:
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:
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS: git 1:2.34.1-1ubuntu1.4
Ubuntu 21.10: git 1:2.32.0-1ubuntu1.3
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS: git 1:2.25.1-1ubuntu3.5
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: git 1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
References: ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5511-1 CVE-2022-29187
Package Information: launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.34.1-1ubuntu1.4 launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.32.0-1ubuntu1.3 launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.25.1-1ubuntu3.5 launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/git/1:2.17.1-1ubuntu0.12