Debian DSA-3489-1 : lighttpd - security update (POODLE)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88941


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


lighttpd, a small webserver, is vulnerable to the POODLE attack via the use of SSLv3. This protocol is now disabled by default.


Upgrade the lighttpd packages.

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.31-4+deb7u4.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88941

File Name: debian_DSA-3489.nasl

Version: 2.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/02/25

Updated: 2020/09/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 3.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:lighttpd, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/10/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3566

DSA: 3489