GLSA-201606-06 : nginx: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201606-06
(nginx: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in nginx. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition via
a crafted packet.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201606-06

Solution :

All nginx users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/nginx-1.10.1'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103587 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3587
CVE-2016-0742
CVE-2016-0746
CVE-2016-0747
CVE-2016-4450

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