ALAS-2012-074


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2012-74
Advisory Release Date: 2014-09-14 16:09 Pacific
Severity: Important
References: CVE-2012-2089 

Issue Overview:

Buffer overflow in ngx_http_mp4_module.c in the ngx_http_mp4_module module in nginx 1.0.7 through 1.0.14 and 1.1.3 through 1.1.18, when the mp4 directive is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory overwrite) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted MP4 file.


Affected Packages:

nginx


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

New Packages:
i686:
    nginx-1.0.15-1.9.amzn1.i686
    nginx-debuginfo-1.0.15-1.9.amzn1.i686

src:
    nginx-1.0.15-1.9.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    nginx-1.0.15-1.9.amzn1.x86_64
    nginx-debuginfo-1.0.15-1.9.amzn1.x86_64