[CentOS] Centos and CVE-2017-1000117

Wed Aug 16 22:13:58 UTC 2017
Alexander Dalloz <ad+lists at uni-x.org>

Am 16.08.2017 um 16:29 schrieb Herbert Chang:
> hi centos community,
> as many of you probably have been following along, a few days ago CVE
> 2017-1000117 <https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1480386> was
> identified and redhat was prompt to release patches to fedora 25/26.  I
> haven't seen any chatter thus far from CentOS, so was wondering if anyone
> knew the status of the patches landing in CentOS, and more specifically,
> for CentOS 6 and git 1.7.x that's currently latest in the repos.
> thanks!
> Herbert

Red Hat has a CVE database. For the issue see


Red Hat just today has released a new git package for RHEL 6 + 7, 
RHSA-2017:2485 and RHSA-2017:2484. The CentOS update packages will for 
sure pop up on the mirrors in near future.