Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums

If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.

Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Fedora Local Security Checks >> Fedora Core 6 2007-043: wget

Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 6 2007-043: wget

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the wget package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2007-043 (wget).

GNU Wget is a file retrieval utility which can use either the HTTP or
FTP protocols. Wget features include the ability to work in the
background while you are logged out, recursive retrieval of
directories, file name wildcard matching, remote file timestamp
storage and comparison, use of Rest with FTP servers and Range with
HTTP servers to retrieve files over slow or unstable connections,
support for Proxy servers, and configurability.

Update information :

* Wed Jan 10 2007 Karsten Hopp 1.10.2-8.1
- add disttag
- fix bugzilla #186195
- fix CVE-2006-6719

Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 (Intel Core i7, 16GB RAM, 1TB) - Platinum (Newest)
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 (Intel Core i7, 16GB RAM, 1TB) - Platinum (Newest) pictureHP Pavilion x360 2-in-1 15.6" Touch Laptop, I Core i3-7100U, 1TB HDD, 8GB RAM.
HP Pavilion x360 2-in-1 15.6


No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.