CVE-2015-7545 Detail

Current Description

The (1) git-remote-ext and (2) unspecified other remote helper programs in Git before 2.3.10, 2.4.x before 2.4.10, 2.5.x before 2.5.4, and 2.6.x before 2.6.1 do not properly restrict the allowed protocols, which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a URL in a (a) .gitmodules file or (b) unknown other sources in a submodule.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-11/msg00066.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2515.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3435
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/08/5
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/09/8
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/11/7
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/78711
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034501
http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2016&m=slackware-security.533255
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2835-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1269794
https://github.com/git/git/blob/master/Documentation/RelNotes/2.3.10.txt Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://github.com/git/git/blob/master/Documentation/RelNotes/2.4.10.txt Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://github.com/git/git/blob/master/Documentation/RelNotes/2.5.4.txt Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://github.com/git/git/blob/master/Documentation/RelNotes/2.6.1.txt
https://kernel.googlesource.com/pub/scm/git/git/+/33cfccbbf35a56e190b79bdec5c85457c952a021
https://lkml.org/lkml/2015/10/5/683
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-01

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-284 Improper Access Control cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-7545
NVD Published Date:
04/13/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.