Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Debian Local Security Checks >> [DSA328] DSA-328-1 webfs


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA328] DSA-328-1 webfs

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-328-1 webfs

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

webfs, a lightweight HTTP server for static content, contains a buffer
overflow whereby a long Request-URI in an HTTP request could cause
arbitrary code to be executed.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.17.1.
The old stable distribution (potato) does not contain a webfs package.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you update your webfs package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-328
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 7990

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

Vintage 9-Track Magnetic Tapes - Mainframe - Lot of 3 - Extended Length
$12.99
Vintage 9-Track Magnetic Tapes - Mainframe - Lot of 3 - Extended Length pictureE132670 Your Sinclair Vintage Computer Magazine May 1988 Issue No. 29
$7.5
E132670 Your Sinclair Vintage Computer Magazine May 1988 Issue No. 29 pictureE132666 Your Sinclair Vintage Computer Magazine January 1988 Issue No. 25
$7.5
E132666 Your Sinclair Vintage Computer Magazine January 1988 Issue No. 25 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.