links2 -- integer overflow

2013-11-30T00:00:00
ID DSA-2807
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2013-11-30T00:00:00

Description

Mikulas Patocka discovered an integer overflow in the parsing of HTML tables in the Links web browser. This can only be exploited when running Links in graphical mode.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 2.3~pre1-1+squeeze2.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2.7-1+deb7u1.

For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2.8-1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.8-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your links2 packages.