Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2008 16:56:59 +0200 From: Robert Buchholz <rbu@...too.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: Ludwig Nussel <ludwig.nussel@...e.de>, coley@...re.org Subject: Re: CVE Request (mercurial) On Monday 29 September 2008, Ludwig Nussel wrote: > Josh Bressers wrote: > > Looks like there's one more flaw in Mercurial we missed: > > http://www.selenic.com/mercurial/wiki/index.cgi/WhatsNew#head-905b8 > >adb3420a77d92617e06590055bd8952e02b > > > > * hgweb: fix "allowpull" permission being ignored when pulling from > > hgweb > > Did anyone assign a CVE number for this issue yet? > > cu > Ludwig Yes, only recently: CVE-2008-4297 (http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2008-4297): Mercurial before 1.0.2 does not enforce the allowpull permission setting for a pull operation from hgweb, which allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files from a repository via an "hg pull" request. Robert Download attachment "signature.asc " of type "application/pgp-signature" (836 bytes)
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