CVE-1999-1549

1999-11-16T00:00:00
ID CVE-1999-1549
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2016-10-17T22:05:53

Description

Lynx 2.x does not properly distinguish between internal and external HTML, which may allow a local attacker to read a "secure" hidden form value from a temporary file and craft a LYNXOPTIONS: URL that causes Lynx to modify the user's configuration file and execute commands.