Bug 1383312 - myrepos: Missing URL sanitization in webcheckout
Summary: myrepos: Missing URL sanitization in webcheckout
Alias: None
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: impact=important,public=20161007,repo...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1383313 1383314
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-10-10 12:07 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-06-08 21:30 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2019-06-08 02:59:57 UTC
macrchrd0: needinfo+

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Description Adam Mariš 2016-10-10 12:07:46 UTC
It was found that webcheckout passes the extracted URL to "git clone", without any sanitization. Malicious website operators or MitM attackers could exploit it for arbitrary code execution.

Original bug report:


Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2016-10-10 12:08:12 UTC
Created myrepos tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1383313]
Affects: epel-7 [bug 1383314]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-06-08 02:59:57 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.

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