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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.702807
Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian Security Advisory DSA 2807-1 (links2 - integer overflow)
Summary:Mikulas Patocka discovered an integer overflow in the parsing of HTML;tables in the Links web browser. This can only be exploited when running;Links in graphical mode.
Description:Summary:
Mikulas Patocka discovered an integer overflow in the parsing of HTML
tables in the Links web browser. This can only be exploited when running
Links in graphical mode.

Affected Software/OS:
links2 on Debian Linux

Solution:
For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.3~
pre1-1+squeeze2.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.7-1+deb7u1.

For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.8-1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.8-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your links2 packages.

CVSS Score:
4.3

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-6050
Debian Security Information: DSA-2807 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2807
http://links.twibright.com/download/ChangeLog
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net

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