Upstream information

CVE-2008-0983 at MITRE


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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 364517 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • lighttpd >= 1.4.20-2.54.1
  • lighttpd-mod_cml >= 1.4.20-2.54.1
  • lighttpd-mod_magnet >= 1.4.20-2.54.1
  • lighttpd-mod_mysql_vhost >= 1.4.20-2.54.1
  • lighttpd-mod_rrdtool >= 1.4.20-2.54.1
  • lighttpd-mod_trigger_b4_dl >= 1.4.20-2.54.1
  • lighttpd-mod_webdav >= 1.4.20-2.54.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA lighttpd-1.4.20-2.54.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • >=

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 28 03:01:36 2013
CVE page last modified: Sat Jun 15 17:39:58 2024