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CVE-2018-19486 Detail

Description

Git before 2.19.2 on Linux and UNIX executes commands from the current working directory (as if '.' were at the end of $PATH) in certain cases involving the run_command() API and run-command.c, because there was a dangerous change from execvp to execv during 2017.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/23/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106020
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1042166
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3800
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/git/git.git/commit/?id=321fd82389742398d2924640ce3a61791fd27d60
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/git/git.git/tree/Documentation/RelNotes/2.19.2.txt
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3829-1/

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-19486
NVD Published Date:
11/23/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/10/2018