Latest Nginx package appears to need Security Updates

Bug #511681 reported by mtdemind
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nginx (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: nginx

According to the changelog, the nginx package has not been patched against the latest vulnerabilities in any release. One if these appears to be the SSL reset vulnerability found late last year.

Please see the nginx security updates page at . They are the two most recent bugs on the top of the page.


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Marc Deslauriers (mdeslaur) wrote :

Thanks for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Since the package referred to in this bug is in universe or multiverse, it is community maintained. If you are able, I suggest posting a debdiff for this issue. When a debdiff is available, members of the security team will review it and publish the package. See the following link for more information:

visibility: private → public
Changed in nginx (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Medium
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package nginx - 0.7.64-2ubuntu1

nginx (0.7.64-2ubuntu1) lucid; urgency=low

  * Merge from debian testing (LP: #513099), remaining changes:
    - Install html files.
      - debian/dirs: Add 'var/www/nginx-default'.
      - debian/nginx.install: Add 'html/* var/www/nginx-default'.
    - Add a UFW profile set:
      + debian/nginx.ufw.profile: Added.
      + debian/control: nginx: Suggests ufw.
      + debian/dirs: Add 'etc/ufw/applications.d'
      + debian/rules: Add install rule for the nginx UFW profile.
  * Fixes CVE-2009-3555, as per changelog entry in 0.7.64-1. (LP: #511681)
 -- Mathieu Trudel <email address hidden> Wed, 27 Jan 2010 00:29:44 -0500

Changed in nginx (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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