Package : lighttpd
Vulnerability : DOS
Problem type : remote
CVE Id(s) : CVE-2008-1531
It was discovered that lighttpd, a fast webserver with minimal memory
footprint, was didn't correctly handle SSL errors. This could allow
a remote attacker to disconnect all active SSL connections.
This security update fixes a regression in the previous one, which caused
For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your lighttpd package.
will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
will install the referenced file.
If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
sources.list as given below:
will update the internal database
will install corrected packages
You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.
Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 alias etch