Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3473-1 nginx -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 11 Feb 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 812806.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-0742, CVE-2016-0746, CVE-2016-0747.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the resolver in nginx, a small, powerful, scalable web/proxy server, leading to denial of service or, potentially, to arbitrary code execution. These only affect nginx if the
resolverdirective is used in a configuration file.
For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 1.2.1-2.2+wheezy4.
For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1.6.2-5+deb8u1.
For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 1.9.10-1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 1.9.10-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your nginx packages.