openSUSE Security Update : wget (openSUSE-2016-1073)

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 issues :

- CVE-2016-7098: Fixed a potential race condition by
creating files with .tmp ext and making them accessible
to the current user only. (boo#995964)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=995964

Solution :

Update the affected wget packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93436 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7098

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