Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3214-1
2nd March, 2017
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its
- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
Several security issues were fixed in w3m.
– WWW browsable pager with excellent tables/frames support
A large number of security issues were discovered in the w3m browser. If a
user were tricked into viewing a malicious website, a remote attacker could
exploit a variety of issues related to web browser security, including
cross-site scripting attacks, denial of service attacks, and arbitrary code
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
To update your system, please follow these instructions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.