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    Debian: DSA-2802-1: nginx security update

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    Ivan Fratric of the Google Security Team discovered a bug in nginx, a web server, which might allow an attacker to bypass security restrictions by using a specially crafted request.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2802-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                           Thijs Kinkhorst
    November 21, 2013                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : nginx
    Vulnerability  : restriction bypass
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-4547
    Debian Bug     : 730012
    
    Ivan Fratric of the Google Security Team discovered a bug in nginx,
    a web server, which might allow an attacker to bypass security
    restrictions by using a specially crafted request.
    
    The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected by this problem.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.2.1-2.2+wheezy2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.4.4-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your nginx packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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