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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-6508: Security patch for wget (ALAS-2017-881)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-6508: Security patch for wget (ALAS-2017-881)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
03/07/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/01/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

CRLF injection vulnerability in the url_parse function in url.c in Wget through 1.19.1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary HTTP headers via CRLF sequences in the host subcomponent of a URL.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wget

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wget

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