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CVE-1999-0817

CVE information

Published

23 years ago

Last Modified

1 month ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

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..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
10/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
10/10
Confidentiality Impact
Complete
Availability Impact
Complete
Integrity Impact
Complete

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:university_of_kansas:lynx:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
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