This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
http/modules/ngx_http_proxy_module.c in nginx 1.1.4 through 1.2.8 and
1.3.0 through 1.4.0, when proxy_pass is used with untrusted HTTP
servers, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash)
and obtain sensitive information from worker process memory via a
crafted proxy response, a similar vulnerability to CVE-2013-2028 .
See also :
Run 'yum update nginx' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69748 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-2070