CVE-2008-3656

Priority
Description
Algorithmic complexity vulnerability in the
WEBrick::HTTPUtils.split_header_value function in
WEBrick::HTTP::DefaultFileHandler in WEBrick in Ruby 1.8.5 and earlier,
1.8.6 through 1.8.6-p286, 1.8.7 through 1.8.7-p71, and 1.9 through r18423
allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU
consumption) via a crafted HTTP request that is processed by a backtracking
regular expression.
Assigned-to
jdstrand
Package
Upstream:released (1.8.7.72-1)
Package
Upstream:released (1.9.0.2-7)
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-19 11:46:53 UTC (commit 15472795df7e9de45b82f2d36b8b419b939f97b2)