FreeBSD : lynx -- multiple vulnerabilities (03532a19-d68e-11e6-9171-14dae9d210b8) (POODLE)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Oracle reports :

Lynx is vulnerable to POODLE by still supporting vulnerable version of
SSL. Lynx is also vulnerable to URL attacks by incorrectly parsing
hostnames ending with an '?'.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f3eec6b9
http://www.nessus.org/u?284467c8
https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=215464
http://www.nessus.org/u?895df1ee

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96363 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3566
CVE-2016-9179

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