GLSA-201206-32 : Links: SSL verification vulnerability
High Nessus Plugin ID 59705
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-32 (Links: SSL verification vulnerability)
A SSL verification vulnerability and two unspecified vulnerabilities have been discovered in Links. Please review the Secunia Advisory referenced below for details.
An attacker might conduct man-in-the-middle attacks. The unspecified errors could allow for out-of-bounds reads and writes.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Links users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/links-2.6'