[SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: lynx-2.8.5-18.0.1
Posted on: 10/17/2005 10:12 AM

A new update is available for Fedora Core - [SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: lynx-2.8.5-18.0.1. Here the announcement:

Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2005-993
2005-10-17
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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.

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Update Information:

This package fixes a security bug (CAN-2005-3120) when
handling connections to NNTP (news) servers.
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* Tue Oct 11 2005 Tim Waugh lt;twaugh@redhat.comgt; 2.8.5-18.0.1
- Apply patch to fix CAN-2005-3120 (bug #170253).


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This update can be downloaded from:
http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/3/

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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