Descriptionmod_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.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SR:2008:008, published Fri, 04 Apr 2008 16:00:00 +0000
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4|| ||Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA lighttpd
|SUSE LINUX 10.1|| |