thttpd < 2.05 If-Modified-Since Header Remote Overflow
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1469
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote thttpd server is vulnerable to a stack overflow when it is issued a malformed HTTP header. An attacker may use this bug to run arbitrary code on the remote server, with the privileges of the thttpd daemon (typically root or nobody).
SolutionUpgrade to thttpd 2.05 or higher.