Threat Encyclopedia

Git.LFS.Remote.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Remote Code Injection Vulnerability in Windows Git LFS.
This vulnerability is due to improper handling of a craft Git HTTP response. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted Git HTTP response to the target device. Successful exploitation of the vulnerability could lead to execution of arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Git LFS Windows version 2.12 and prior

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://github.com/git-lfs/git-lfs/releases

CVE References

CVE-2020-27955