FreeBSD : nginx -- a specially crafted request might result in an integer overflow (b28adc5b-6693-11e7-ad43-f0def16c5c1b)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Maxim Dounin reports :

A security issue was identified in nginx range filter. A specially
crafted request might result in an integer overflow and incorrect
processing of ranges, potentially resulting in sensitive information
leak (CVE-2017-7529).

See also :

http://mailman.nginx.org/pipermail/nginx-announce/2017/000200.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?a9d70e21

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 101381 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7529

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