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nginx -- potential information leak

Affected packages
nginx < 1.0.14,1
nginx-devel < 1.1.17


VuXML ID 29194cb8-6e9f-11e1-8376-f0def16c5c1b
Discovery 2012-03-15
Entry 2012-03-15

nginx development team reports:

Matthew Daley recently discovered a security problem which may lead to a disclosure of previously freed memory on specially crafted response from an upstream server, potentially resulting in sensitive information leak.