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Vulnerability of Axel: Man-in-the-Middle via Hostname Not Verified

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can act as a Man-in-the-Middle via Hostname Not Verified on Axel, in order to read or write data in the session.
Vulnerable software: Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SLES.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/06/2020.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2020-13614, FEDORA-2021-5214bd8f14, FEDORA-2021-90b4716992, openSUSE-SU-2020:0778-1, openSUSE-SU-2020:0785-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-32455.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can act as a Man-in-the-Middle via Hostname Not Verified on Axel, in order to read or write data in the session.
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This computer threat bulletin impacts software or systems such as Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security threat is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet server.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer vulnerability alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Fedora 33, 34: new axel packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 34: axel 2.17.10-1.fc34
  Fedora 33: axel 2.17.10-1.fc33

openSUSE Leap 15.1: new axel packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: axel 2.17.8-lp151.3.3.1

SUSE LE 15 SP1: new axel packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: axel 2.17.8-bp151.4.3.1
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