FEDORA-2018-0ad6e73ac0

security update in Fedora 27 for w3m

Status: stable a year ago

Rebase to latest upstream gitrev 20180125 and Security fix for CVE-2018-6196, CVE-2018-6197, CVE-2018-6198

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2018-0ad6e73ac0

Comments 8

This update has been submitted for testing by pnemade.

This update has been pushed to testing.

seems to display webpages fine

karma: +1

This update has reached 7 days in testing and can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

This update has been submitted for batched by pnemade.

This update has been submitted for stable by pnemade.

This update has been pushed to stable.


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#1539127 CVE-2018-6198 w3m: insecure temporary files creation when ~/.w3m is unwritable
#1539129 CVE-2018-6198 w3m: insecure temporary files creation when ~/.w3m is unwritable [fedora-all]
#1539151 CVE-2018-6197 w3m: Null pointer dereference in formUpdateBuffer in form.c
#1539154 CVE-2018-6197 w3m: Null pointer dereference in formUpdateBuffer in form.c [fedora-all]
#1539157 CVE-2018-6196 w3m: Infinite recursion in HTMLlineproc0
#1539159 CVE-2018-6196 w3m: Infinite recursion in HTMLlineproc0 [fedora-all]
Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
+2
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Enabled
Dates
submitted a year ago
in testing a year ago
in stable a year ago

Related Bugs 6

00 #1539127 CVE-2018-6198 w3m: insecure temporary files creation when ~/.w3m is unwritable
00 #1539129 CVE-2018-6198 w3m: insecure temporary files creation when ~/.w3m is unwritable [fedora-all]
00 #1539151 CVE-2018-6197 w3m: Null pointer dereference in formUpdateBuffer in form.c
00 #1539154 CVE-2018-6197 w3m: Null pointer dereference in formUpdateBuffer in form.c [fedora-all]
00 #1539157 CVE-2018-6196 w3m: Infinite recursion in HTMLlineproc0
00 #1539159 CVE-2018-6196 w3m: Infinite recursion in HTMLlineproc0 [fedora-all]

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