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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-9435: w3m: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-9435: w3m: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/20/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The HTMLtagproc1 function in file.c in w3m before 0.5.3+git20161009 does not properly initialize values, which allows remote attackers to crash the application via a crafted html file, related to <dd> tags.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-client-w3m

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