How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The web server on the remote host is affected by a buffer overflow
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 between 1.0.7 and 1.0.14 or 1.1.3 and 1.1.18 and is,
therefore, affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
An error in the module 'ngx_http_mp4_module' can allow a specially
crafted mp4 file to cause a buffer overflow and can potentially allow
arbitrary code execution.
Note that successful exploitation requires that the 'mp4'
configuration option is enabled and the module 'ngx_http_mp4_module'
is enabled. Nessus has not checked for either of these settings.
See also :
Upgrade to version 1.0.15 / 1.1.19 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 58750 ()
Bugtraq ID: 52999
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2089
Upgrade to Nessus Professional today!
Start your free Nessus Cloud trial now!
Begin Free Trial
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.