Executive Summary

Title Wget vulnerability
NameUSN-3943-2First vendor Publication2019-04-09
VendorUbuntuLast vendor Modification2019-04-09
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

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A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 12.04 ESM


Several security issues were fixed in Wget.

Software Description: - wget: retrieves files from the web


USN-3943-1 fixed a vulnerability in Wget. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.

Original advisory details:

テつ Kusano Kazuhiko discovered that Wget incorrectly handled certain テつ inputs. An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary テつ code. (CVE-2019-5953)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 12.04 ESM: テつ wgetテつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ テつ 1.13.4-2ubuntu1.7

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References: テつ https://usn.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3943-2 テつ https://usn.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3943-1 テつ CVE-2019-5953

Original Source

Url : http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3943-2

Alert History

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2019-04-09 17:21:35
  • Multiple Updates
2019-04-09 17:18:47
  • First insertion