CVE-2007-3947

NameCVE-2007-3947
Descriptionrequest.c in lighttpd 1.4.15 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) by sending an HTTP request with duplicate headers, as demonstrated by a request containing two Location header lines, which results in a segmentation fault.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1362-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs428368
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
lighttpd (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze1.4.28-2+squeeze1.6fixed
wheezy, wheezy (security)1.4.31-4+deb7u3fixed
jessie, sid1.4.35-4fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
lighttpdsource(unstable)1.4.16-1medium428368
lighttpdsourceetch1.4.13-4etch4mediumDSA-1362-1

Notes

[etch] - libghttpd <no-dsa> (Accidentally omitted in DSA, but doesn't warrant another update itself)

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