[pkg-lighttpd] lighttpd stable update for CVE-2007-3948
nion at debian.org
Tue Jan 15 23:15:44 UTC 2008
the following CVE (Common Vulnerabilities & Exposures) id was
published for lighttpd some time ago.
| connections.c in lighttpd before 1.4.16 might accept more connections
| than the configured maximum, which allows remote attackers to cause a
| denial of service (failed assertion) via a large number of connection
This was accidentally omitted during DSA 1362.
Unfortunately the vulnerability described above is not important enough
to get it fixed via regular security update in Debian stable. It does
not warrant a DSA.
However it would be nice if this could get fixed via a regular point update.
Please contact the release team for this.
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For further information:
Nico Golde - http://www.ngolde.de - nion at jabber.ccc.de - GPG: 0x73647CFF
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