Date: Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:12:12 +0100 From: Petr Matousek <pmatouse@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: Giuseppe Scrivano <gscrivan@...hat.com> Subject: CVE-2014-4877 wget: FTP symlink arbitrary filesystem access It was found that wget was susceptible to a symlink attack which could create arbitrary files, directories or symbolic links and set their permissions when retrieving a directory recursively through FTP. Upstream fix: http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/wget.git/commit/?id=18b0979357ed7dc4e11d4f2b1d7e0f5932d82aa7 References: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1139181 -- Petr Matousek / Red Hat Product Security PGP: 0xC44977CA 8107 AF16 A416 F9AF 18F3 D874 3E78 6F42 C449 77CA
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