Upstream information

CVE-2004-1487 at MITRE

Description

wget 1.8.x and 1.9.x allows a remote malicious web server to overwrite certain files via a redirection URL containing a ".." that resolves to the IP address of the malicious server, which bypasses wget's filtering for ".." sequences.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 179369 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 185214 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 64183 [RESOLVED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • wget >= 1.8.2-363
suse91.x86
suse91.ppc
suse91.ia64
slox4,2.x86
ul1.ia64
suse91.x86-64
suse91.s390
suse91.s390x
YOU Patch Nr: 9998
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • wget >= 1.9.1-45.10.4
suse91.x86
suse91.ppc
suse91.ia64
slox4,2.x86
ul1.ia64
suse91.x86-64
suse91.s390
suse91.s390x
YOU Patch Nr: 9998