[UCI-Linux] [SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: lynx-2.8.5-18.0.1

Mike Iglesias iglesias at draco.acs.uci.edu
Mon Oct 17 11:10:24 PDT 2005

From: "Tim Waugh" <twaugh at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Date: Mon, 17 Oct 2005 12:22:43 -0400
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: lynx-2.8.5-18.0.1

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 3
Name        : lynx
Version     : 2.8.5                      
Release     : 18.0.1                  
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> 2.8.5-18.0.1
- Apply patch to fix CAN-2005-3120 (bug #170253).

This update can be downloaded from:

fdbaaff433cb649b3885b831cfe9d538  SRPMS/lynx-2.8.5-18.0.1.src.rpm
2335e89d1ed378a38a12dcb9402f3cec  x86_64/lynx-2.8.5-18.0.1.x86_64.rpm
5b7385421cadb7094250ea302a08ab24  x86_64/debug/lynx-debuginfo-2.8.5-18.0.1.x86_64.rpm
632c6928877f4e7c1922d06c79a3444f  i386/lynx-2.8.5-18.0.1.i386.rpm
4d1d7a88b9782979c697e95dd4fc8386  i386/debug/lynx-debuginfo-2.8.5-18.0.1.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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