Upstream information

CVE-2008-1270 at MITRE

Description

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.

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:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 368962 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA lighttpd
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • lighttpd >= 1.4.10-11.20
  • lighttpd-mod_cml >= 1.4.10-11.20
  • lighttpd-mod_mysql_vhost >= 1.4.10-11.20
  • lighttpd-mod_rrdtool >= 1.4.10-11.20
  • lighttpd-mod_trigger_b4_dl >= 1.4.10-11.20
  • lighttpd-mod_webdav >= 1.4.10-11.20