openSUSE Security Update : nginx (openSUSE-2017-192)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for nginx fixes the following vulnerability :

- CVE-2016-4450: Remote attackers could have caused a
denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and worker
process crash) via a crafted request, involving writing
a client request body to a temporary file.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=982505

Solution :

Update the affected nginx packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96943 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4450

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