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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-1270
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:06:26
Published 10 Mar 2008 05:44:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-1270

Summary

mod_userdir in lighttpd 1.4.18 and earlier, when userdir.path is not set, uses a default of $HOME, which might allow remote attackers to read arbitrary files, as demonstrated by accessing the ~nobody directory.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Lighttpd 1.4.18


References

CONFIRM - https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2344

CONFIRM - https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=212930

XF - lighttpd-moduserdir-information-disclosure(41173)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-0885

BID - 28226

BUGTRAQ - 20080312 rPSA-2008-0106-1 lighttpd

CONFIRM - http://www.lighttpd.net/security/lighttpd_sa_2008_03.txt

CONFIRM - http://www.lighttpd.net/2008/3/10/1-4-19-made-in-germany

DEBIAN - DSA-1521

MISC - http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0106

CONFIRM - http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/ticket/1587

GENTOO - GLSA-200804-08

SECUNIA - 29636

SECUNIA - 29622

SECUNIA - 29403

SECUNIA - 29318

SUSE - SUSE-SR:2008:008


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:47:05