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CVE-2018-6197 Detail

Current Description

w3m through 0.5.3 is prone to a NULL pointer dereference flaw in formUpdateBuffer in form.c.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-04/msg00028.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102846 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://github.com/tats/w3m/commit/7fdc83b0364005a0b5ed869230dd81752ba022e8 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/tats/w3m/issues/89 Exploit Patch Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3555-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3555-2/ Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-476 NULL Pointer Dereference NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:w3m_project:w3m
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Up to (including)
0.5.3

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04::~~esm~~~
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 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04::~~lts~~~
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 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04::~~lts~~~
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 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:17.10
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-6197
NVD Published Date:
01/24/2018
NVD Last Modified:
04/04/2019