SecurityTracker.com
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   

SecurityTracker
Archives


 


Category:   Application (Generic)  >   wget Vendors:   GNU [multiple authors]
wget Flaw Lets Remote Users Obtain the Target System's IP Address
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1033481
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1033481
CVE Reference:   GENERIC-MAP-NOMATCH   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 8 2015
Impact:   Disclosure of system information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 1.16.3 and prior
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in wget. A remote user can obtain the target system's IP address.

A remote FTP server can reject the target user's FTP PASV command to cause the target user's wget application to send a PORT command that includes the target user's IP address.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain the target system's IP address.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a source code fix [in August 2015], available at:

http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/wget.git/commit/?id=075d7556964f5a871a73c22ac4b69f5361295099

Vendor URL:  www.gnu.org/software/wget/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any)

Message History:   None.


 Source Message Contents



[Original Message Not Available for Viewing]


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page





Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

This web site uses cookies for web analytics. Learn More

Copyright 2020, SecurityGlobal.net LLC