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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-0983
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:05:45
Published 26 Feb 2008 01:44:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-0983

Summary

lighttpd 1.4.18, and possibly other versions before 1.5.0, does not properly calculate the size of a file descriptor array, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a large number of connections, which triggers an out-of-bounds access.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Lighttpd 1.4.10

  • Lighttpd 1.4.11

  • Lighttpd 1.4.12

  • Lighttpd 1.4.13

  • Lighttpd 1.4.14

  • Lighttpd 1.4.15

  • Lighttpd 1.4.16

  • Lighttpd 1.4.17

  • Lighttpd 1.4.18

  • Lighttpd 1.4.7

  • Lighttpd 1.4.8

  • Lighttpd 1.4.9


References

BID - 27943

CONFIRM - http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/ticket/1562

SECUNIA - 29066

VUPEN - ADV-2008-0659

DEBIAN - DSA-1609

SECUNIA - 31104

FEDORA - FEDORA-2008-2278

FEDORA - FEDORA-2008-2262

CONFIRM - https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2284

BUGTRAQ - 20080228 rPSA-2008-0084-1 lighttpd

CONFIRM - http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0084

GENTOO - GLSA-200803-10

SECUNIA - 29622

SECUNIA - 29268

SECUNIA - 29209

SECUNIA - 29166

SUSE - SUSE-SR:2008:008


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:46:58