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[Lynx-dev] RE: FW: iDEFENSE Security Advisory [IDEF1089] Multiple Vendor
[Lynx-dev] RE: FW: iDEFENSE Security Advisory [IDEF1089] Multiple Vendor Lynx Command Injection Vulnerability
Fri, 28 Oct 2005 15:32:53 -0400
Greg - Please respond directly to queries made by Thomas and cc
From: Thomas Dickey [mailto:address@hidden
Sent: Friday, October 28, 2005 3:31 PM
Subject: RE: FW: iDEFENSE Security Advisory [IDEF1089] Multiple Vendor Lynx
Command Injection Vulnerability
On Fri, 28 Oct 2005, vendor-disclosure wrote:
> Sorry, the report should have been attached to the last email. Let me know
> if it doesn't arrive this time.
ok. I have it.
As I read it, it notes that the upstream source does not have the feature
enabled by default. Also the feature normally would not be enabled in the
lynx.cfg file (reading the source code).
Is there any change required to upstream source (there's not enough
information about the "configuration error on multiple platforms"), or is
this aimed at changing lynx.cfg files that have been customized by
> I have also attached a PoC exploit.
thanks (will see)
Thomas E. Dickey