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Date: Mon, 14 Jun 2010 15:41:03 -0400 (EDT)
From: Josh Bressers <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: w3m does not check null bytes

Please use CVE-2010-2074 for this.



----- "Ludwig Nussel" <> wrote:

> Hi,
> Yet another occurrence of CVE-2009-2408, this time in w3m. I tried
> contacting the w3m developers listed on sourceforge but got no
> response. In the default configuration the missing null checks don't
> make the situation worse though as w3m doesn't verify certificates
> by default ('ssl_verify_server' is off by default). Attached two
> patches turn on 'ssl_verify_server' and fix the null handling.
> cu
> Ludwig
> -- 
>  (o_   Ludwig Nussel
>  //\   
>  V_/_
> SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Markus Rex, HRB 16746 (AG Nuernberg)

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