GLSA-201310-04 : nginx: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 70310
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201310-04 (nginx: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in nginx. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or a Denial of Service condition. Furthermore, a context-dependent attacker may be able to obtain sensitive information.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll nginx users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/nginx-1.4.1-r2'