Title Security Bulletin: Aspera Applications are affected by a Nginx vulnerability
Summary Aspera Applications has addressed the following vulnerability: Nginx could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information caused by an integer overflow in nginx range filter mode.
DESCRIPTION: Nginx could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an integer overflow in nginx range filter module. By sending specially-crafted requet, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/128674 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|Affected Aspera Applications||Affected Versions|
|Shares||1.9.10 and prior|
|Proxy||1.4.1 and prior|
|Product||VRMF||Remediation / First Fix|
|Shares||1.9.11 or higher||http://downloads.asperasoft.com/en/downloads/34|
|Proxy||1.4.2 or higher||ETA - 1/15/2018|
|Files||0.0.0||Fixed as of 9/7/2017|
Workarounds and Mitigations
To mitigate the issue in an affected version, add the following setting in the nginx configuration file. Reference http://mailman.nginx.org/pipermail/nginx-announce/2017/000200.html for more information.
29 September 2017: Original version published
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