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Remote attackers can crash Lynx and Internet Explorer using an IMG tag with a large width parameter.
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  • XF:http-img-overflow
Date Entry Created
19990607 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (19990728)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Frech, Northcutt
NOOP(1) Baker
REJECT(2) LeBlanc, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Wall> Reject based on client-side DoS
 LeBlanc> Client side DOS

Proposed (Legacy)
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