Lynx -vulnerabilities- is this permanent?

David Southwell david at
Wed Apr 18 17:46:04 UTC 2007


portupgrade -a produces following output for lynx on cvsup from today.
freebsd 6.1
--->  Upgrading 'lynx-2.8.5_2' to 'lynx-2.8.6_4' (www/lynx)
--->  Building '/usr/ports/www/lynx'
===>  Cleaning for lynx-2.8.6_4
===>  lynx-2.8.6_4 has known vulnerabilities:
=> lynx -- remote buffer overflow.
=> Please update your ports tree and try again.
*** Error code 1

Stop in /usr/ports/www/lynx.

Any news or advice forthcoming?


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