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thttpd < 2.24 Host:' Header Traversal File Access / libhttpd.c defang Overflow

High

Synopsis

The remote host is using an old version of thttpd which is vulnerable to a directory traversal when virtual hosting is enabled.

Description

The remote host is using an old version of thttpd which is vulnerable to a directory traversal when virtual hosting is enabled. An attacker may use this flaw to read arbitrary files on the remote host.

Solution

Upgrade to thttpd 2.24 or higher.