This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
Heap-based buffer overflow in compression-pointer processing in
core/ngx_resolver.c in nginx before 1.0.10 allows remote resolvers to
cause a denial of service (daemon crash) or possibly have unspecified
other impact via a long response.
See also :
Run 'yum update nginx' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69589 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-4315