This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
Integer signedness error in the base64_decode function in the HTTP
authentication functionality (http_auth.c) in lighttpd 1.4 before
1.4.30 and 1.5 before SVN revision 2806 allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via crafted base64
input that triggers an out-of-bounds read with a negative index.
See also :
Run 'yum update lighttpd' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69597 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-4362