Nginx 1.12.2 for Jessie

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Nginx 1.12.2 has then been released on October 17th, 2017 to squash a few bugs. As a consequence, packages of Nginx 1.12.2 are now available for Debian 8 “Jessie” (with or without full HTTP2 support – see the instructions), on both amd64 and i386 architectures. For more details about which modules are included in the… Read more »

Nginx 1.12.1 for Jessie

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Nginx 1.12 has been released on April 12th 2017, bringing a number of new features and capabilities to the 1.11 mainline branch: dynamic modules, IP Transparency, improved TCP/UDP load balancing, better caching performance, and more. You will find more details on this blog post. Nginx 1.12.1 has then been released on July 12th, 2017 to… Read more »

Nginx 1.10.3 for Jessie and Wheezy

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Nginx 1.10.3 has been released on January 31st 2017, to fix a bunch of bugs. As a consequence, packages of Nginx 1.10.3 are now available : for Debian 8 “Jessie” (with or without full HTTP2 support – see the instructions) and for Debian 7 “Wheezy” On both amd64 and i386 architectures. Please note that :… Read more »

Update : Nginx 1.10.2

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Packages of Nginx 1.10.2 for Jessie and Wheezy – amd64 and i386 – have been updated to fix CVE 2016-1247. Secure log file handling (owner & permissions) against privilege escalation attacks. /var/log/nginx is now owned by root:adm. Thanks Dawid Golunski for the report. Changing /var/log/nginx permissions effectively reopens #701112, since log files can be world-readable…. Read more »

Nginx 1.10.2 For Jessie and Wheezy

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Nginx 1.10.2 has been released on October 18th 2016, to fix issues with HTTP/2 and bugs with the sub_filter, aio threads and sendfile directives. As a consequence, packages of Nginx 1.10.2 are now available : for Debian 8 “Jessie” and Debian 7 “Wheezy” On both amd64 and i386 architectures. For more details about which modules… Read more »

Nginx 1.10.1 for Jessie and Wheezy

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Nginx 1.10 – the new stable major version – has been released on May 24th 2016, followed by Nginx 1.10.1 on May 31st to fix the CVE-2016-4450 vulnerability. The 1.10 branch brings a lot of new features and improvements, including : HTTP/2 support: The SPDY module was replaced by the HTTP/2 module. Please make sure… Read more »

Nginx 1.8.1

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Nginx 1.8.1 has been released on January 26th 2016, to fix three security issues in its resolver. As a consequence, packages of Nginx 1.8.1 are now available : for Debian 8 “Jessie”, Debian 7 “Wheezy” and Debian 6 “Squeeze” On both amd64 and i386 architectures. Please also note that ngx_pagespeed has been updated to :… Read more »

Nginx 1.8.0

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Nginx 1.8.0 has been released on April 21th 2015. This is the first version of the new 1.8.x stable branch, incorporating many new features from the 1.7.x mainline branch – including hash load balancing method, backend SSL certificate verification, experimental thread pools support, proxy_request_buffering and more. Packages of Nginx 1.8.0 are now available for Debian… Read more »

Nginx 1.6.3, for Wheezy and Squeeze

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Nginx 1.6.3 has been released on April 7th 2015, with the following changes : Feature: now the tcp_nodelay directive works with SPDY connections. Bugfix: in error handling. Thanks to Yichun Zhang and Daniil Bondarev. Bugfix: alerts header already sent appeared in logs if the post_action directive was used; the bug had appeared in 1.5.4. Bugfix:… Read more »

Nginx 1.6.2, for Wheezy and Squeeze

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Nginx 1.6.2 has been released on September 16th 2014, with the following changes : Security: it was possible to reuse SSL sessions in unrelated contexts if a shared SSL session cache or the same TLS session ticket key was used for multiple “server” blocks (CVE-2014-3616). Thanks to Antoine Delignat-Lavaud. Bugfix: requests might hang if resolver… Read more »