leaking memory nginx 1.8.0

Reinis Rozitis r at roze.lv
Tue Jul 7 21:11:39 UTC 2015

> security_mod disabled now. but the config is 
> nginx-modsecurity-enable.conf:
> ModSecurityEnabled on;
> ModSecurityConfig /etc/nginx/nginx-modsecurity.conf;

Did you disable the module just via configuration or did a full vanilla 
nginx recompile, because the module could be still hooking in requests.

Also 2.8.0 seems a bit "oldish" since it's been released more than a year 
ago https://github.com/SpiderLabs/ModSecurity/releases

Besides there are existing / confirmed memory leaks:


.. and this discussion also might be related: 


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