[SECURITY] Fedora 13 Update: git-

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-12-17 07:51:51

Name        : git
Product     : Fedora 13
Version     :
Release     : 1.fc13
URL         : http://git-scm.com/
Summary     : Fast Version Control System
Description :
Git is a fast, scalable, distributed revision control system with an
unusually rich command set that provides both high-level operations
and full access to internals.

The git rpm installs the core tools with minimal dependencies.  To
install all git packages, including tools for integrating with other
SCMs, install the git-all meta-package.

Update Information:

Update to release which fixes various issues, notably:

* cross-site scripting (XSS) flaw was found in the web interface of Git distributed revision control system. A remote attacker could use this flaw to execute arbitrary HTML or scripting code by providing a certain URL with specially-crafted values of f and fp variables. (CVE-2010-3906)

* Thu Dec 16 2010 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> -
- update to
  - git- merged
* Tue Sep  7 2010 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> -
- update to
* Fri Aug 20 2010 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> -
- update to
* Fri Jul 30 2010 Thomas Spura <tomspur at fedoraproject.org> -
- cherry-pick: "Do not unquote + into ' ' in URLs"
* Thu Jul 29 2010 Todd Zullinger <tmz at pobox.com> -
- Update to git-
* Thu Jul 22 2010 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> - 1.7.2-1
- update to 1.7.2
* Fri Jul  2 2010 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> -
- update to
* Tue May  4 2010 Todd Zullinger <tmz at pobox.com> - 1.7.1-1
- git-1.7.1
- Fix conditionals for EL-6
- Comply with Emacs add-on packaging guidelines (#573423), Jonathan Underwood
  - Place elisp source files in separate emacs-git-el package
  - Place git support files in own directory under site-lisp
  - Use Emacs packaging macros
* Thu Apr 29 2010 Marcela Maslanova <mmaslano at redhat.com> -
- Mass rebuild with perl-5.12.0

  [ 1 ] Bug #663609 - CVE-2010-3906 Git (gitweb): XSS due to missing escaping of HTML element attributes

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update git' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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