Upstream information

CVE-2008-4298 at MITRE

Description

Memory 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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Ignore

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: 429764 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.0
  • lighttpd-debuginfo >= 1.4.19-6.2
  • lighttpd-debugsource >= 1.4.19-6.2
openSUSE 11.0
  • lighttpd >= 1.4.19-6.2
  • lighttpd-mod_cml >= 1.4.19-6.2
  • lighttpd-mod_magnet >= 1.4.19-6.2
  • lighttpd-mod_mysql_vhost >= 1.4.19-6.2
  • lighttpd-mod_rrdtool >= 1.4.19-6.2
  • lighttpd-mod_trigger_b4_dl >= 1.4.19-6.2
  • lighttpd-mod_webdav >= 1.4.19-6.2