October 25, 2009, 5:00 pm
A denial of service vulnerability has been found in nginx, a small and efficient web server.
Jasson Bell discovered that a remote attacker could cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) by sending a crafted request.
For the old stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 0.4.13-2+etch3.
For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 0.6.32-3+lenny3.
For the testing (squeeze) and unstable (sid) distributions, this problem has been fixed in version 0.7.62-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your nginx package...