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The web server on the remote host is affected by a memory disclosure
The remote web server is running nginx, a lightweight, high
performance web server / reverse proxy and email (IMAP/POP3) proxy.
According to its Server response header, the installed version of
nginx is earlier than 1.0.14 or is 1.1.x before 1.1.17 and is,
therefore, affected by a memory disclosure vulnerability.
An issue related to the parsing of HTTP header responses can allow a
remote attacker to obtain the contents of previously freed memory.
See also :
Upgrade to version 1.0.14 / 1.1.17 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 58414 ()
Bugtraq ID: 52578
CVE ID: CVE-2012-1180
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