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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-07
(nginx: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
An error in ngx_http_mp4_module.c could cause a buffer overflow.
NOTE: nginx must have been emerged with USE='nginx_modules_http_mp4' in
order to be affected by this vulnerability.
A remote attacker could entice a user to place a specially crafted MP4
file on the nginx server, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary
code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All nginx users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/nginx-1.0.15'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59645 ()
Bugtraq ID: 52999
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2089
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