ALAS-2012-063


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2012-63
Advisory Release Date: 2014-09-14 15:58 Pacific
Severity: Medium
References: CVE-2012-1180 

Issue Overview:

Use-after-free vulnerability in nginx before 1.0.14 and 1.1.x before 1.1.17 allows remote HTTP servers to obtain sensitive information from process memory via a crafted backend response, in conjunction with a client request.


Affected Packages:

nginx


Issue Correction:
Run yum update nginx to update your system.

New Packages:
i686:
    nginx-1.0.14-1.8.amzn1.i686
    nginx-debuginfo-1.0.14-1.8.amzn1.i686

src:
    nginx-1.0.14-1.8.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    nginx-debuginfo-1.0.14-1.8.amzn1.x86_64
    nginx-1.0.14-1.8.amzn1.x86_64