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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1405

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.
Publish Date : 2003-02-19 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2002-08-19
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- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1405

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Elinks Elinks 0.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Elinks Elinks 0.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Links Links 0.96 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application University Of Kansas Lynx 2.8.2 Rel1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application University Of Kansas Lynx 2.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application University Of Kansas Lynx 2.8.3 Rel1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application University Of Kansas Lynx 2.8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application University Of Kansas Lynx 2.8.4 Rel1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application University Of Kansas Lynx 2.8.5 Dev8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Elinks Elinks 2
Links Links 1
University Of Kansas Lynx 6

- References For CVE-2002-1405
TRUSTIX 2002-0085
BID 5499 Lynx Command Line URL CRLF Injection Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
REDHAT RHSA-2003:030
XF lynx-crlf-injection(9887)
REDHAT RHSA-2003:029
BUGTRAQ 20020822 Lynx CRLF Injection, part two
BUGTRAQ 20020819 Lynx CRLF Injection
CALDERA CSSA-2002-049.0

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1405

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