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lighttpd: Remote DOS in CRLF parsing (CVE-2007-1869)

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lighttpd: Remote DOS in CRLF parsing (CVE-2007-1869)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
04/17/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/08/2014
Modified
11/25/2016

Description

lighttpd 1.4.12 and 1.4.13 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (cpu and resource consumption) by disconnecting while lighttpd is parsing CRLF sequences, which triggers an infinite loop and file descriptor consumption.

Solution(s)

  • http-lighttpd-upgrade-latest

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