openSUSE Security Update : nginx-0.8 (openSUSE-SU-2012:0237-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A flaw in the custom DNS resolver of nginx could lead to a heap based
buffer overflow which could potentially allow attackers to execute
arbitrary code or to cause a Denial of Service (bnc#731084,

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected nginx-0.8 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75979 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4315

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