CVE-ID

CVE-1999-0817

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
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.
References
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  • SUSE:19990915 Security hole in lynx
Date Entry Created
20000104 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.
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