DescriptionMemory leak in the http_request_parse function in request.c in lighttpd before 1.4.20 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of requests with duplicate request headers.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2008:026, published Mon, 24 Nov 2008 16:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 18:29:14 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:42 2022