CVE-2017-1000115

Source
Severity High
Remote Yes
Type Arbitrary filesystem access
Description
Mercurial's symlink auditing was incomplete prior to 4.3, and could be abused to write to files outside the repository.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-378 mercurial 4.2.2-1 4.2.3-1 Critical Fixed
Date Advisory Group Package Severity Description
12 Aug 2017 ASA-201708-7 AVG-378 mercurial Critical multiple issues
References
https://www.mercurial-scm.org/wiki/WhatsNew#Mercurial_4.3_.282017-08-10.29