Recently there was a critical vulnerability in git announced affecting many git users including myself on OSX.
After downloading and installing the latest version of git and entering in Terminal
I was presented with the incorrect version number. Checking where it had been installed with
displayed the original
instead of the newly installed version at
To resolve this I added the correct path (to my bash profile)
and now which git correctly returned the new path and bumped the version
git version 2.0.1