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lighttpd: Multiple vulnerabilities


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


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

2.  Impact Information


lighttpd is a lightweight high-performance web server.


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


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


There is no known workaround at this time.


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


Page updated June 13, 2014

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