lynx-cur 2.8.8dev.2-1ubuntu0.1 source package in Ubuntu


lynx-cur (2.8.8dev.2-1ubuntu0.1) lucid-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: properly perform certificate verification
    - debian/patches/CVE-2012-5821.dpatch: setup verification flags before
      verifying the certificate and prompt on self-signed certificates
    - CVE-2012-5821
  * SECURITY UPDATE: fix heap overflow when parsing malformed URLs
    - debian/patches/CVE-2010-2810.dpatch: modify convert_to_idna() to check
      for malformed urls
    - CVE-2010-2810
 -- Jamie Strandboge <email address hidden>   Mon, 19 Nov 2012 08:45:37 -0600

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Binary packages built by this source

lynx: Text-mode WWW Browser (transitional package)

 This is a transitional package and can safely be removed; see the
 lynx-cur package instead.

lynx-cur: Text-mode WWW Browser with NLS support (development version)

 Lynx is a fully-featured World Wide Web (WWW) client for users running
 cursor-addressable, character-cell display devices.
 It is very fast and easy to use. It will display HTML documents
 containing links to files residing on the local system,
 as well as files residing on remote systems running Gopher, HTTP, FTP,
 WAIS, and NNTP servers.
 This package contains a development version of lynx.

lynx-cur-wrapper: Wrapper for lynx-cur

 This wrapper will provide almost all basic setup of lynx mainly for novice
 users using LANG environment variable so a user needs essentially nothing
 to do except setting LANG appropriately.