openSUSE Security Update : wget (openSUSE-2016-973)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for wget fixes the following issue :

- CVE-2016-4971: HTTP to a FTP redirection file name
confusion vulnerability (boo#984060).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected wget packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92931 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4971

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