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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-3948

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.
Publish Date : 2007-07-23 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-3948 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20073948 unix
DSA-1609 lighttpd -- various oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8187 unix
DSA-1609-1 lighttpd - multiple DOS issues oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20065 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-3948

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Lighttpd Lighttpd 1.4.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Lighttpd Lighttpd 1

- References For CVE-2007-3948

http://secunia.com/advisories/26505
SECUNIA 26505
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200708-11.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200708-11
http://osvdb.org/38312
OSVDB 38312
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_15_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:015
http://secunia.com/advisories/26158
SECUNIA 26158
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/474131/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070719 rPSA-2007-0145-1 lighttpd
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1609
DEBIAN DSA-1609
http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/ticket/1216 CONFIRM
http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/changeset/1873
http://secunia.com/advisories/31104
SECUNIA 31104
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2585
VUPEN ADV-2007-2585
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24967
BID 24967 Lighttpd Multiple Code Execution, Denial of Service and Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-07-15
http://secunia.com/advisories/26130
SECUNIA 26130

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-3948

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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