POLICY-OTHER HTTP redirect to FTP server attempt
GNU wget before 1.18 allows remote servers to write to arbitrary files by redirecting a request from HTTP to a crafted FTP resource.
CVSS base score 8.8
CVSS impact score 5.9
CVSS exploitability score 2.8
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
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CVE Additional Information
CVE-2016-4971GNU wget before 1.18 allows remote servers to write to arbitrary files by redirecting a request from HTTP to a crafted FTP resource.
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