[SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: lynx-2.8.5-23.1
Posted on: 10/17/2005 12:12 PM

A new update is available for Fedora Core - [SECURITY] Fedora Core 4 Update: lynx-2.8.5-23.1. Here the announcement:

Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2005-994
2005-10-17
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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.

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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; 2.8.5-23.1
- 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/4/

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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