rPath Security Advisory: 2008-0253-1
rPath Linux 2
Exposure Level Classification:
Indirect Non-deterministic Denial of Service
rPath Issue Tracking System:
Previous versions of the git package are vulnerable to a Denial
of Service in which repositories using long path-names may cause
buffer overflows and application crashes on certain platforms.
It has not been determined that this vulnerability can be exploited
to execute malicious code.
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