GLSA-201402-11 : Links: Denial of Service
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 72411
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201402-11 (Links: Denial of Service)
An integer overflow vulnerability was found in the parsing of HTML tables in the Links web browser when running in graphical mode.
A remote attacker could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition.
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-2.8-r1'