ID CVE-2004-2014
Summary Wget 1.9 and 1.9.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the name of the file being downloaded.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:wget:1.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 2.6 (as of 03-10-2018 - 21:29)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL HIGH NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE PARTIAL PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:22:35.984-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Aharon Chernin
    organization SCAP.com, LLC
  • name Dragos Prisaca
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11782
  • comment CentOS Linux 3.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16651
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11831
  • comment CentOS Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16636
  • comment Oracle Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15990
description Wget 1.9 and 1.9.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the name of the file being downloaded.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9830
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title Wget 1.9 and 1.9.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the name of the file being downloaded.
version 23
redhat via4
advisories
rhsa
id RHSA-2005:771
refmap via4
bid 10361
bugtraq 20040516 Wget race condition vulnerability
mandriva MDKSA-2005:204
mlist
  • [wget] 20040517 Re: Wget race condition vulnerability (fwd)
  • [wget] 20040517 Wget race condition vulnerability (fwd)
secunia 17399
ubuntu USN-145-1
xf wget-lock-race-condition(16167)
Last major update 03-10-2018 - 21:29
Published 31-12-2004 - 05:00
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