CVE Reference: CVE-2007-3948

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CVE-2007-3948

Description:
connections.c in lighttpd before 1.4.16 might accept more connections than the configured maximum, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (failed assertion) via a large number of connection attempts.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

SUSE
  http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_15_sr.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA26130
  Secunia Advisory: SA26158
  Secunia Advisory: SA26505
  Secunia Advisory: SA31104

OSVDB
  38312

MISC
  http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/changeset/1873

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200708-11.xml

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1609

CONFIRM
  http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/ticket/1216

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/474131/100/0/threaded

BID
  24967


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