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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2016-7098): Wget vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2016-7098): Wget vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/26/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/26/2017
Modified
04/25/2018

Description

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.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-wget

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