CVE-2018-11233

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2018-05-30
CWE:
CWE-20
Bugzilla:
1583888: CVE-2018-11233 git: path sanity check in is_ntfs_dotgit() can read arbitrary memory

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

In Git before 2.13.7, 2.14.x before 2.14.4, 2.15.x before 2.15.2, 2.16.x before 2.16.4, and 2.17.x before 2.17.1, code to sanity-check pathnames on NTFS can result in reading out-of-bounds memory.

Find out more about CVE-2018-11233 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

This issue did not affect the versions of git as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7 as they did not include the vulnerable code.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 5.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (rh-git29-git) RHSA-2018:2147 2018-07-10
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (rh-git29-git) RHSA-2018:2147 2018-07-10

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Mobile Application Platform On-Premise 4 fh-scm Not affected
Red Hat JBoss Fuse Service Works 6 jgit Not affected
Red Hat JBoss Fuse 7 camel Not affected
Red Hat JBoss Fuse 6 camel Not affected
Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6 jgit Not affected
Red Hat JBoss BRMS 6 jgit Not affected
Red Hat JBoss A-MQ 6 jgit Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 git Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 git Not affected

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