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lighttpd: Multiple vulnerabilities

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1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 201406-10 / lighttpd
Release Date June 13, 2014
Latest Revision June 13, 2014: 1
Impact high
Exploitable remote
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
www-servers/lighttpd < 1.4.35 >= 1.4.35 All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #392581, #444179, #490432, #491154, #504330

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in lighttpd, allowing remote attackers cause a Denial of Service condition or execute arbitrary SQL statements.

2.  Impact Information

Background

lighttpd is a lightweight high-performance web server.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in lighttpd. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could create a Denial of Service condition. Futhermore, a remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary SQL statements.

3.  Resolution Information

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All lighttpd users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-servers/lighttpd-1.4.35"

4.  References



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