Fedora 16 : nginx-1.0.14-1.fc16 (2012-3991)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 58545

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to upstream release 1.0.14 to fix: malformed HTTP response headers leads to information leak.

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=803856

http://www.nessus.org/u?5e76968f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 58545

File Name: fedora_2012-3991.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/2/2012

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/17/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1180

FEDORA: 2012-3991