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Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2008 17:03:09 +0200
From: Christian Hoffmann <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: lighttpd issues

Sorry for the spam, I fail..

On 2008-09-30 16:55, Christian Hoffmann wrote:
> We still need CVEs for these three issues.
Wrong, only two are remaining, see below.

>>   * Unexpected behavior of url.redirect / url.rewrite config options
>>     While this is not a security issue in lighttpd, the user might
>>     rely on the fact, that those options are suppoosed to be matched
>>     against the urldecoded version of the URL. Depending on the
>>     configuration, this would allow for unwanted access to certain
>>     resources (information disclosure or even manipulation of data)
This one.

>>   * Information disclosure w/ mod_userdir on case-insensitive file
>>     systems
And this one.

>>   * User-controllable memory leak, possibly leading to a Denial of
>>     Service
This has been assigned CVE-2008-4298 already.

Christian Hoffmann

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