|Date: (C)2010-08-20 (M)2017-11-18|| |
Heap-based buffer overflow in the convert_to_idna function in WWW/Library/Implementation/HTParse.c in Lynx 2.8.8dev.1 through 2.8.8dev.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed URL containing a % (percent) character in the domain name.
|CVSS Score: 6.8||Access Vector: NETWORK|
|Exploit Score: 8.6||Access Complexity: MEDIUM|
|Impact Score: 6.4||Authentication: NONE|
| ||Confidentiality: PARTIAL|
| ||Integrity: PARTIAL|
| ||Availability: PARTIAL|