Amazon Linux AMI : file (ALAS-2014-453)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79561
SynopsisThe remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAn out-of-bounds read flaw was found in the way the File Information (fileinfo) extension parsed Executable and Linkable Format (ELF) files. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash a PHP application using fileinfo via a specially crafted ELF file.
SolutionRun 'yum update file' to update your system.