CVE-2002-1405

NameCVE-2002-1405
DescriptionCRLF 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.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-210
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
lynx (PTS)stretch2.8.9dev11-1fixed
buster, sid2.8.9dev16-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
lynxsource(unstable)2.8.4.1b-4medium
lynxsourcewoody2.8.3-1.1mediumDSA-210
lynx-sslsource(unstable)1:2.8.4.1b-3.1medium
lynx-sslsourcewoody2.8.3.1-1.1mediumDSA-210

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