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Nginx: Vulnerabilities with Windows directory aliases (CVE-2011-4963)

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Nginx: Vulnerabilities with Windows directory aliases (CVE-2011-4963)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
07/26/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/27/2014
Modified
01/27/2014

Description

nginx/Windows 1.3.x before 1.3.1 and 1.2.x before 1.2.1 allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and access restricted files via (1) a trailing . (dot) or (2) certain "$index_allocation" sequences in a request.

Solution(s)

  • nginx-nginx-upgrade-1_2_1
  • nginx-nginx-upgrade-1_3_1

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