Ubuntu 5.04 : wget bug fix (USN-145-2)

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Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

USN-145-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in wget. However, Ralph
Corderoy discovered some regressions that caused wget to crash in some
cases. The updated version fixes this flaw.

Solution :

Update the affected wget package.

Risk factor :


Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20539 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11871