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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-0746: nginx: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-0746: nginx: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/15/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
11/18/2020

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the resolver in nginx 0.6.18 through 1.8.0 and 1.9.x before 1.9.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (worker process crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted DNS response related to CNAME response processing.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-nginx

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