[SECURITY] [DSA 2807-1] links2 security update

2013-12-02T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:30047
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2013-12-02T00:00:00

Description

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2807-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff November 30, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : links2 Vulnerability : integer overflow Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2013-6050

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.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

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