openSUSE Security Update : nginx (openSUSE-2017-867)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 102057


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for nginx fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-7529: A remote attacker could have used specially crafted requests to trigger an integer overflow the nginx range filter module to leak potentially sensitive information (boo#1048265)


Update the affected nginx packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 102057

File Name: openSUSE-2017-867.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/07/31

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nginx, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nginx-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nginx-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7529