Bug 284511 (CVE-2007-4727)

Summary: CVE-2007-4727 FastCGI header overrun in lighttpd's mod_fastcgi
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Lubomir Kundrak <lkundrak>
Component: lighttpdAssignee: Matthias Saou <matthias>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 7Keywords: Security
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URL: http://secweb.se/en/advisories/lighttpd-fastcgi-remote-vulnerability/
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Fixed In Version: 1.4.18-1.fc7 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Lubomir Kundrak 2007-09-10 12:18:37 UTC
Description of problem:

New 1.4.18 release of lighttpd fixes an arbitrary code execution flaw in
lighttpd's header parsing code. Please update the package.

Additional info:

http://secweb.se/en/advisories/lighttpd-fastcgi-remote-vulnerability/
http://www.lighttpd.net/assets/2007/9/9/lighttpd_sa_2007_12.txt

Comment 1 Matthias Saou 2007-09-10 15:01:29 UTC
I'm working on updated packages for all current releases.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2007-09-12 16:43:06 UTC
lighttpd-1.4.18-1.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.