Nginx Naxsi Module ‘nx_extract.py’ Script Remote File Disclosure Vulnerability

Summary

The Naxsi Module for Nginx is prone to a remote file-disclosure vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input.

Credit:

The original article can be found at: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54331


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 *Nginx Naxsi Module ‘nx_extract.py’ Script Remote File Disclosure Vulnerability

An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to view local files in the context of the web server process, which may aid in further attacks.Versions prior to Naxsi 0.46-1 are vulnerable.
Vendor Status:
Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches

Disclosure Timeline:
Initial Release: Jul 06 2012

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