ELA-1-1 git security update

arbitrary code execution vulnerability

Related CVEs CVE-2018-11235

Etienne Stalmans discovered that git, a fast, scalable, distributed revision control system, is prone to an arbitrary code execution vulnerability exploitable via specially crafted submodule names in a .gitmodules file.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1:

We recommend that you upgrade your git packages.

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