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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2022-ce04ff8b49
2023-01-01 01:05:45.847383
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Name        : w3m
Product     : Fedora 36
Version     : 0.5.3
Release     : 58.git20220429.fc36
URL         : https://w3m.sourceforge.net/
Summary     : Pager with Web browsing abilities
Description :
The w3m program is a pager (or text file viewer) that can also be used
as a text-mode Web browser. W3m features include the following: when
reading an HTML document, you can follow links and view images using
an external image viewer; its internet message mode determines the
type of document from the header; if the Content-Type field of the
document is text/html, the document is displayed as an HTML document;
you can change a URL description like 'https://hogege.net' in plain
text into a link to that URL.
If you want to display the inline images on w3m, you need to install
w3m-img package as well.

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Update Information:

- Added upstream patch to address CVE-2022-38223 (#2126270)
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ChangeLog:

* Fri Dec 23 2022 Robert Scheck  - 0.5.3-58.git20220429
- Added upstream patch to address CVE-2022-38223 (#2126270)
* Sat Jul 23 2022 Fedora Release Engineering  - 0.5.3-57.git20220429
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_37_Mass_Rebuild
* Mon May 30 2022 Jitka Plesnikova  - 0.5.3-56.git20220429
- Perl 5.36 rebuild
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #2126270 - CVE-2022-38223 w3m: an out-of-bounds write in checkType located in etc.c in w3m
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2126270
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This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2022-ce04ff8b49' at the command
line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
https://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label

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Fedora 36: w3m 2022-ce04ff8b49

January 1, 2023
The w3m program is a pager (or text file viewer) that can also be used as a text-mode Web browser

Summary

The w3m program is a pager (or text file viewer) that can also be used

as a text-mode Web browser. W3m features include the following: when

reading an HTML document, you can follow links and view images using

an external image viewer; its internet message mode determines the

type of document from the header; if the Content-Type field of the

document is text/html, the document is displayed as an HTML document;

you can change a URL description like 'https://hogege.net' in plain

text into a link to that URL.

If you want to display the inline images on w3m, you need to install

w3m-img package as well.

Update Information:

- Added upstream patch to address CVE-2022-38223 (#2126270)

Change Log

* Fri Dec 23 2022 Robert Scheck - 0.5.3-58.git20220429 - Added upstream patch to address CVE-2022-38223 (#2126270) * Sat Jul 23 2022 Fedora Release Engineering - 0.5.3-57.git20220429 - Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_37_Mass_Rebuild * Mon May 30 2022 Jitka Plesnikova - 0.5.3-56.git20220429 - Perl 5.36 rebuild

References

[ 1 ] Bug #2126270 - CVE-2022-38223 w3m: an out-of-bounds write in checkType located in etc.c in w3m https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2126270

Update Instructions

This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2022-ce04ff8b49' at the command line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at https://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label

Severity
Name : w3m
Product : Fedora 36
Version : 0.5.3
Release : 58.git20220429.fc36
URL : https://w3m.sourceforge.net/
Summary : Pager with Web browsing abilities

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