lighttpd to 1.4.35 (important)

ID OPENSUSE-SU-2014:0496-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2014-04-08T21:06:06


lighttpd was updated to version 1.4.35, fixing bugs and security issues:

CVE-2014-2323: SQL injection vulnerability in mod_mysql_vhost.c in lighttpd allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the host name, related to request_check_hostname.

CVE-2014-2323: Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in (1) mod_evhost and (2) mod_simple_vhost in lighttpd allowed remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the host name, related to request_check_hostname.

More information can be found on the lighttpd advisory page: <a rel="nofollow" href=""></a> 014_01.txt

Other changes: * [network/ssl] fix build error if TLSEXT is disabled * [mod_fastcgi] fix use after free (only triggered if fastcgi debug is active) * [mod_rrdtool] fix invalid read (string not null terminated) * [mod_dirlisting] fix memory leak if pcre fails * [mod_fastcgi,mod_scgi] fix resource leaks on spawning backends * [mod_magnet] fix memory leak * add comments for switch fall throughs * remove logical dead code * [buffer] fix length check in buffer_is_equal_right_len * fix resource leaks in error cases on config parsing and other initializations * add force_assert() to enforce assertions as simple assert()s are disabled by -DNDEBUG (fixes #2546) * [mod_cml_lua] fix null pointer dereference * force assertion: setting FD_CLOEXEC must work (if available) * [network] check return value of lseek() * fix unchecked return values from stream_open/stat_cache_get_entry * [mod_webdav] fix logic error in handling file creation error * check length of unix domain socket filenames * fix SQL injection / host name validation (thx Jann Horn)for all the changes see /usr/share/doc/packages/lighttpd/NEWS