[UCI-Linux] [SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: lynx-2.8.5-23.1

Mike Iglesias iglesias at draco.acs.uci.edu
Mon Oct 17 11:10:33 PDT 2005

From: "Tim Waugh" <twaugh at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Date: Mon, 17 Oct 2005 12:22:53 -0400
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: lynx-2.8.5-23.1

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 4
Name        : lynx
Version     : 2.8.5                      
Release     : 23.1                  
Summary     : A text-based Web browser.
Description :
Lynx is a text-based Web browser. Lynx does not display any images,
but it does support frames, tables, and most other HTML tags. One
advantage Lynx has over graphical browsers is speed; Lynx starts and
exits quickly and swiftly displays webpages.

Update Information:

This package fixes a security bug (CAN-2005-3120) when
handling connections to NNTP (news) servers.
* Tue Oct 11 2005 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 2.8.5-23.1
- Apply patch to fix CAN-2005-3120 (bug #170253).

This update can be downloaded from:

0aff3f237d549faf4761df85fa7b5292  SRPMS/lynx-2.8.5-23.1.src.rpm
f35975eed95b9d3f54c04acbbc3ccde8  ppc/lynx-2.8.5-23.1.ppc.rpm
efdd58234b1ad7d5aa4cc74b92b3cd19  ppc/debug/lynx-debuginfo-2.8.5-23.1.ppc.rpm
491d61c1e642df2d97eeb68089875521  x86_64/lynx-2.8.5-23.1.x86_64.rpm
d5430134a3f81dd79c58467385f0ab1d  x86_64/debug/lynx-debuginfo-2.8.5-23.1.x86_64.rpm
00b31da69c3edb8fe480f0017013386d  i386/lynx-2.8.5-23.1.i386.rpm
d89bc8b6a3f3f8d74416b57a08d214f5  i386/debug/lynx-debuginfo-2.8.5-23.1.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.  

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