|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 1380-1 (elinks)|
|Summary:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 1380-1 (elinks)|
The remote host is missing an update to elinks
announced via advisory DSA 1380-1.
Kalle Olavi Niemitalo discovered that elinks, an advanced text-mode WWW
browser, sent HTTP POST data in cleartext when using an HTTPS proxy server
potentially allowing private information to be disclosed.
For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your elinks package.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-5034|
Bugtraq: 20071005 rPSA-2007-0209-1 elinks (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1380 (Google Search)
BugTraq ID: 25799
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2007 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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