EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : wget (EulerOS-SA-2016-1027)

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Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the wget package installed, the EulerOS
installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerability :

- Race condition in wget 1.17 and earlier, when used in
recursive or mirroring mode to download a single file,
might allow remote servers to bypass intended access
list restrictions by keeping an HTTP connection
open.(CVE-2016-7098)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?cc05ce13

Solution :

Update the affected wget package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99790 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7098

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