Bug 2130965 (CVE-2022-41556) - CVE-2022-41556 lighttpd: resource leak can lead to denial of service
Summary: CVE-2022-41556 lighttpd: resource leak can lead to denial of service
Alias: CVE-2022-41556
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 2130966 2130967
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Reported: 2022-09-29 14:38 UTC by ybuenos
Modified: 2022-11-28 23:54 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: lighttpd 1.4.67
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Last Closed: 2022-11-28 23:54:19 UTC

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Description ybuenos 2022-09-29 14:38:36 UTC
A resource leak in mod_fastcgi and mod_scgi could lead to a denial of service after a large number of bad HTTP requests.

The issue is fixed upstream in 1.4.67.

Comment 1 ybuenos 2022-09-29 14:38:55 UTC
Created lighttpd tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 2130966]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 2130967]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2022-11-28 23:54:17 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.

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