|Title:||nginx 'ngx_http_process_request_headers()' Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability|
|Summary:||Determine if nginx is prone to a buffer-overflow vulnerability|
The 'nginx' program is prone to a buffer-overflow vulnerability
because the application fails to perform adequate boundary checks on
Attackers can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code within the
context of the affected application. Failed exploit attempts will
result in a denial-of-service condition.
Updates are available. Please see the references for more information.
BugTraq ID: 36839|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-3896
Debian Security Information: DSA-1920 (Google Search)
|Copyright||This script is Copyright (C) 2009 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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