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; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1540-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian Bugs475438
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
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, squeeze (security)1.4.28-2+squeeze1.6fixed
squeeze (lts)1.4.28-2+squeeze1.7fixed
wheezy (security), wheezy1.4.31-4+deb7u3fixed
stretch, sid, jessie1.4.35-4fixed

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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