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Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2013 13:01:39 +0800
From: Shawn <>
Subject: Re: Nginx ngx_http_close_connection function integer
 overflow - can anyone confirm this?

hey Andrew,

I wrote a test program[1] that would generate a bunch of random bytes
as http post payload. I ran it for hours but only make the
r->count==>4. It seems like Nginx community not confirm this issue
yet. I tried to contact 360 guys but didn't get reply.


On Fri, Apr 26, 2013 at 3:15 PM, Andrew Alexeev <> wrote:
> On Apr 26, 2013, at 9:48 AM, Alistair Crooks wrote:
>> On Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 11:36:17PM -0600, Kurt Seifried wrote:
>>> Hash: SHA1
>>> - From Bugtraq:
>>> Website:
>> Is this legit?
>> I downloaded the index.html file with curl, and embedded around line 87
>> was a flash file:
> Unfortunately we weren't approached by "Qihoo 360 Web Security Research Team"
> before this publication went out through bugtraq.
> We are now trying to obtain more information from that team without much success.
> We've also analyzed their report and we can't conclude this is a real vulnerability yet.
> From the descriptions provided it still looks like it's somewhat spurious.
> We are trying to continue investigation though.
> Regrettably responsible disclosure isn't always the case. However, we can't yet confirm
> it's a full one either.
>> <table width="930" border="0" align="center" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" bgcolor="#FFFFFF">
>> <tr><td>
>> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" data="/banner.swf?xml=/banner.xml" width="930" height="180">
>> <param name="movie" value="/banner.swf?xml=/banner.xml"/>
>> </object>
>> </td></tr>
>> <tr>
>> so I took it to be an attempt at phishing.
>> Maybe I'm just too paranoid in my old age?
>> Regards,
>> Alistair

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