[ASA-201802-5] sthttpd: arbitrary code execution
santiago at archlinux.org
Mon Feb 12 22:04:34 UTC 2018
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201802-5
Date : 2018-02-09
CVE-ID : CVE-2017-10671
Package : sthttpd
Type : arbitrary code execution
Remote : Yes
Link : https://security.archlinux.org/AVG-333
The package sthttpd before version 2.27.1-1 is vulnerable to arbitrary
Upgrade to 2.27.1-1.
# pacman -Syu "sthttpd>=2.27.1-1"
The problem has been fixed upstream in version 2.27.1.
Heap-based Buffer Overflow in the de_dotdot function in libhttpd.c in
sthttpd before 2.27.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (daemon crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted
A remote attacker is able to crash and possibly execute arbitrary code
on the server by requesting a maliciously-crafted request.
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