Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 16.10 / 17.04 : nginx vulnerability (USN-3352-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 101546
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionIt was discovered that an integer overflow existed in the range filter feature of nginx. A remote attacker could use this to expose sensitive information.
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SolutionUpdate the affected packages.