openSUSE 10 Security Update : lighttpd (lighttpd-3985)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27340


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Multiple bugs in lighttpd allowed remote attackers to crash lighttpd, circumvent access restricions or even execute code. (CVE-2007-3946, CVE-2007-3947, CVE-2007-3948, CVE-2007-3949, CVE-2007-3950)


Update the affected lighttpd package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27340

File Name: suse_lighttpd-3985.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 8.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:lighttpd, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2007/07/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3946, CVE-2007-3947, CVE-2007-3948, CVE-2007-3949, CVE-2007-3950