USN-145-2: wget bug fix
Posted on: 09/06/2005 08:13 AM

A new wget bug fix update is available for Ubuntu Linux. Here the announcement:

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-145-2 September 06, 2005
wget bug fix

A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:

Ubuntu 5.04 (Hoary Hedgehog)

The following packages are affected:


The problem can be corrected by upgrading the affected package to
version 1.9.1-10ubuntu2.2. In general, a standard system upgrade is
sufficient to effect the necessary changes.

Details follow:

USN-145-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in wget. However, Ralph
Corderoy discovered some regressions that caused wget to crash in some
cases. The updated version fixes this flaw.

Source archives:
Size/MD5: 81829 d13dad0a2cbcf7014acf41f1a7df205a
Size/MD5: 667 2c656adefaf1e4bd34e84a342e48ea6a
Size/MD5: 1322378 e6051f1e1487ec0ebfdbda72bedc70ad

amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon)
Size/MD5: 211712 cd7703238a4c50fdf822a181a6da94b3

i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD)
Size/MD5: 202452 70bb4cdc51556eea2d88b13c91505622

powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5)
Size/MD5: 209212 61da799c9a288f400ac974a96822ff04

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