openSUSE 10 Security Update : lighttpd (lighttpd-3090)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Two remotely exploitable DoS vulnerabilities in lighttpd can be used
to crash lighttpd or make it waste CPU time in an enless loop
(CVE-2007-1869, CVE-2007-1870).

Solution :

Update the affected lighttpd package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27339 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1869

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