CVE-2018-1000500

Priority
Description
Busybox contains a Missing SSL certificate validation vulnerability in The
"busybox wget" applet that can result in arbitrary code execution. This
attack appear to be exploitable via Simply download any file over HTTPS
using "busybox wget https://compromised-domain.com/important-file".
Notes
mdeslaurper Red Hat, SSL support was added in 1.23.0. Older versions
don't support https at all.
as of 2019-06-14, there is no fix for this CVE. The upstream
project simply added a warning.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):deferred (2019-06-14)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):deferred (2019-06-14)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):deferred (2019-06-14)
Patches:
Upstream:https://git.busybox.net/busybox/commit/networking/wget.c?id=0972c7f7a570c38edb68e1c60a45614b7a7c7d55
More Information

Updated: 2020-01-29 18:50:31 UTC (commit 40f18bf14da5fb50662e1f861ea594a462b207fe)