Fedora 16 : nginx-1.0.10-1.fc16 (2011-16075)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 57006

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

fix for CVE-2011-4315 nginx: heap overflow in ngx_resolver_copy() Update to latest stable version

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected nginx package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=754757

http://www.nessus.org/u?cf926d51

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57006

File Name: fedora_2011-16075.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/6/2011

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nginx, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/19/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4315

BID: 50710

FEDORA: 2011-16075