EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : wget (EulerOS-SA-2017-1270)
High Nessus Plugin ID 104295
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.
DescriptionAccording to the versions of the wget package installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- A stack-based and a heap-based buffer overflow flaws were found in wget when processing chunked encoded HTTP responses. By tricking an unsuspecting user into connecting to a malicious HTTP server, an attacker could exploit these flaws to potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-13089, CVE-2017-13090)
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected wget packages.