openSUSE Security Update : lynx (openSUSE-2017-330)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97713
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for lynx fixes the following issues :
- CVE-2016-9179: It was found that Lynx doesn't parse the authority component of the URL correctly when the host name part ends with '?', and could instead be tricked into connecting to a different host. (bsc#1008642)
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected lynx packages.