Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : nginx (MDVSA-2013:281)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Updated nginx package fixes security vulnerability :

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://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0349.html

Solution :

Update the affected nginx package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71076 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63814

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4547

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