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Security update for lighttpd

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(Last modified: 31JUL2007)


solutions Security update for lighttpd SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (0d483bd01b4eba22d758fc49f56e92fc)

Applies to

Package: lighttpd
Product(s): SLE SDK 10 SP1 for x86
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for X86-64
Zypp-Patch-Number: 3983
Release: 20070731
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone using lighttpd should install this update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

Multiple bugs in lighttpd allow remote attackers to crash lighttpd, circumvent access restricions or even execute code. (CVE-2007-3946, CVE-2007-3947, CVE-2007-3948, CVE-2007-3949, CVE-2007-3950)

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh lighttpd.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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