EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : wget (EulerOS-SA-2016-1027)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99790
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected wget package.