CVE-2008-1531

NameCVE-2008-1531
DescriptionThe connection_state_machine function (connections.c) in lighttpd 1.4.19 and earlier, and 1.5.x before 1.5.0, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (active SSL connection loss) by triggering an SSL error, such as disconnecting before a download has finished, which causes all active SSL connections to be lost.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1540-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs475438

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
lighttpd (PTS)wheezy1.4.31-4+deb7u4fixed
wheezy (security)1.4.31-4+deb7u5fixed
jessie (security), jessie1.4.35-4+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid1.4.39-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
lighttpdsource(unstable)1.4.19-2low475438
lighttpdsourceetch1.4.13-4etch7mediumDSA-1540-1

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