FreeBSD : nginx -- Request line parsing vulnerability (94b6264a-5140-11e3-8b22-f0def16c5c1b)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The nginx project reports :

Ivan Fratric of the Google Security Team discovered a bug in nginx,
which might allow an attacker to bypass security restrictions in
certain configurations by using a specially crafted request, or might
have potential other impact (CVE-2013-4547).

See also :

http://mailman.nginx.org/pipermail/nginx-announce/2013/000125.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?bf67c281

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70965 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4547

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