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 bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-210
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
lynx (PTS)stretch2.8.9dev11-1fixed
stretch (security)2.8.9dev11-1+deb9u1fixed
buster2.8.9rel.1-3fixed
buster (security)2.8.9rel.1-3+deb10u1fixed
bullseye2.9.0dev.6-2fixed
bullseye (security)2.9.0dev.6-3~deb11u1fixed
bookworm, sid2.9.0dev.9-2fixed

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

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

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