USN-3555-2: w3m vulnerabilities
01 February 2018
Several security issues were fixed in w3m.
- w3m - WWW browsable pager with excellent tables/frames support
USN-3555-2 fixed vulnerabilities in w3m. This update
provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that w3m incorrectly handled certain inputs.
An attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial of service.
It was discovered that w3m incorrectly handled temporary files.
An attacker could possibly use this to overwrite arbitrary files.
- USN-3555-1: w3m