Debian: DSA-2807-1: links2 security update

    Date30 Nov 2013
    CategoryDebian
    33
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    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.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2807-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 30, 2013                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    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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