Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : elinks (MDVSA-2014:019)
High Nessus Plugin ID 72131
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdated elinks package fixes security vulnerability :
When verifying SSL certificates, elinks fails to warn the user if the hostname of the certificate does not match the hostname of the website.
The elinks package has been updated to version 0.12-pre6 and patched to fix this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected elinks package.