Descriptionlynx: It was found that Lynx doesn't parse the authority component of the URL correctly when the host name part ends with '?', and could instead be tricked into connecting to a different host.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SU-2017:0599-1, published Fri Mar 3 13:07:44 MST 2017
- openSUSE-SU-2017:0668-1, published Sat, 11 Mar 2017 15:10:15 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4|| ||Patchnames: |
|openSUSE Tumbleweed|| ||Patchnames: |
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA lynx-2.9.0~dev.9-1.2
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Bootstrap Kit 12||lynx||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4||lynx||Released|