Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2283-1 nginx -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
20 Jul 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 964950.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-11724.
More information:

An HTTP request smuggling issue was discovered in the ngx_lua plugin for nginx, a high-performance web and reverse proxy server, as demonstrated by the ngx.location.capture API.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.10.3-1+deb9u5.

We recommend that you upgrade your nginx packages.

For the detailed security status of nginx please refer to its security tracker page at:

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