Ubuntu 4.10 / 5.04 / 5.10 : lynx regression fix (USN-206-2)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005-2015 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

USN-206-1 fixed a security vulnerability in lynx. Unfortunately the
fix contained an error that caused lynx to crash under certain
circumstances. The updated packages fix this.

Solution :

Update the affected lynx package.

Risk factor :


Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20623 ()

Bugtraq ID: 15117