wget security update

ID CESA-2018:3052
Type centos
Reporter CentOS Project
Modified 2018-11-15T18:53:41


CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2018:3052

The wget packages provide the GNU Wget file retrieval utility for HTTP, HTTPS, and FTP protocols.

Security Fix(es):

  • wget: Cookie injection allows malicious website to write arbitrary cookie entries into cookie jar (CVE-2018-0494)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes:

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6 Release Notes linked from the References section.

Merged security bulletin from advisories: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-cr-announce/2018-November/005704.html

Affected packages: wget

Upstream details at: