Nginx two recent patches for null pointer and gx_http_parse_complex_uri buffer underflow

Nginx developers have released two patches – one that fixes null pointer reference, gx_http_parse_complex_uri() buffer underflow. Update immediate or your site can be attacked and nginx stopped remotely (so I heard).
Download the latest stable version and recompile the binary. Then run

kill -USR2 nginx_master_pid

Make sure you see new master nginx process running (you will see two master processes), kill the old one:

kill nginx_master_pid

And your site will be safe and screamingly fast once again!


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