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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2005-3120 Exec Code Overflow 2005-10-17 2010-08-21
7.5
User Remote Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
Stack-based buffer overflow in the HTrjis function in Lynx 2.8.6 and earlier allows remote NNTP servers to execute arbitrary code via certain article headers containing Asian characters that cause Lynx to add extra escape (ESC) characters.
2 CVE-2005-2929 264 Exec Code 2005-11-18 2011-10-06
7.5
User Remote Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
Lynx 2.8.5, and other versions before 2.8.6dev.15, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via (1) lynxcgi:, (2) lynxexec, and (3) lynxprog links, which are not properly restricted in the default configuration in some environments.
3 CVE-2004-1617 20 DoS 2004-10-18 2008-09-10
5.0
None Remote Low Not required None None Partial
Lynx, lynx-ssl, and lynx-cur before 2.8.6dev.8 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a web page or HTML email that contains invalid HTML including (1) a TEXTAREA tag with a large COLS value and (2) a large tag name in an element that is not terminated, as demonstrated by mangleme. NOTE: a followup suggests that the relevant trigger for this issue is the large COLS value.
4 CVE-2002-1405 2003-02-19 2008-09-10
5.0
None Remote Low Not required None Partial None
CRLF injection vulnerability in Lynx 2.8.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to inject false HTTP headers into an HTTP request that is provided on the command line, via a URL containing encoded carriage return, line feed, and other whitespace characters.
5 CVE-2000-0209 Exec Code Overflow 2000-02-27 2008-09-10
7.6
Admin Remote High Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in Lynx 2.x allows remote attackers to crash Lynx and possibly execute commands via a long URL in a malicious web page.
6 CVE-1999-1549 Exec Code 1999-11-16 2008-09-05
5.0
None Remote Low Not required Partial None None
Lynx 2.x does not properly distinguish between internal and external HTML, which may allow a local attacker to read a "secure" hidden form value from a temporary file and craft a LYNXOPTIONS: URL that causes Lynx to modify the user's configuration file and execute commands.
7 CVE-1999-0817 1999-09-15 2008-09-05
10.0
None Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Lynx WWW client allows a remote attacker to specify command-line parameters which Lynx uses when calling external programs to handle certain protocols, e.g. telnet.
8 CVE-1999-0371 1999-02-11 2008-09-09
1.2
None Local High Not required Partial None None
Lynx allows a local user to overwrite sensitive files through /tmp symlinks.
Total number of vulnerabilities : 8   Page : 1 (This Page)
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