openSUSE Security Update : wget (openSUSE-2017-412)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for wget fixes the following issues :

Security issue fixed :

- CVE-2017-6508: (url_parse): Reject control characters in
host part of URL (bsc#1028301).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1028301

Solution :

Update the affected wget packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99111 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-6508

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