nginx Encoded Directory Trasversal Denial of Service Exploit

nginx 0.8.36 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via certain encoded directory traversal sequences that trigger memory corruption, as demonstrated using the "%c0.%c0." sequence.
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Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2010-2266
Released Date: 
Monday, August 2, 2010 - 19:00