OracleVM 3.3 : wget (OVMSA-2014-0036)

High Nessus Plugin ID 79551


The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- Fix CVE-2014-4877 wget: FTP symlink arbitrary filesystem access (#1156133)

- Fix the parsing of weblink when doing recursive retrieving (#960137)

- Fix errors found by static analysis of source code (#873216)

- Add SNI (Server Name Indication) support (#909604)

- Add --trust-server-names option to fix CVE-2010-2252 (#1062190)

- Fix wget to recognize certificates with alternative names (#736445)


Update the affected wget package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 79551

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2014-0036.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/11/26

Modified: 2017/02/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:wget, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleVM/release, Host/OracleVM/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2252, CVE-2014-4877

BID: 70751

OSVDB: 66109, 113736