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Red Hat alert RHSA-2013:0698-01 (rubygem-actionpack)

Subject:  [RHSA-2013:0698-01] Moderate: rubygem-actionpack and ruby193-rubygem-actionpack security update
Date:  Tue, 2 Apr 2013 20:13:11 +0000
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 ===================================================================== Red Hat Security Advisory Synopsis: Moderate: rubygem-actionpack and ruby193-rubygem-actionpack security update Advisory ID: RHSA-2013:0698-01 Product: Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Advisory URL: Issue date: 2013-04-02 CVE Names: CVE-2013-1855 CVE-2013-1857 ===================================================================== 1. Summary: Updated rubygem-actionpack and ruby193-rubygem-actionpack packages that fix two security issues are now available for Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1.1.3. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderate security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section. 2. Relevant releases/architectures: Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Infrastructure - noarch Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Node - noarch 3. Description: Ruby on Rails is a model–view–controller (MVC) framework for web application development. Action Pack implements the controller and the view components. Two cross-site scripting (XSS) flaws were found in rubygem-actionpack and ruby193-rubygem-actionpack. A remote attacker could use these flaws to conduct XSS attacks against users of an application using rubygem-actionpack or ruby193-rubygem-actionpack. (CVE-2013-1855, CVE-2013-1857) Red Hat would like to thank Ruby on Rails upstream for reporting these issues. Upstream acknowledges Charlie Somerville as the original reporter of CVE-2013-1855, and Alan Jenkins as the original reporter of CVE-2013-1857. Users of Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1.1.3 are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which correct these issues. 4. Solution: Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata relevant to your system have been applied. This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at 5. Bugs fixed ( 921331 - CVE-2013-1855 rubygem-actionpack: css_sanitization: XSS vulnerability in sanitize_css 921335 - CVE-2013-1857 rubygem-actionpack: sanitize_protocol: XSS Vulnerability in the helper of Ruby on Rails 6. Package List: Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Infrastructure: Source: noarch: ruby193-rubygem-actionpack-3.2.8-5.el6.noarch.rpm ruby193-rubygem-actionpack-doc-3.2.8-5.el6.noarch.rpm rubygem-actionpack-3.0.13-8.el6op.noarch.rpm Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Node: Source: noarch: ruby193-rubygem-actionpack-3.2.8-5.el6.noarch.rpm ruby193-rubygem-actionpack-doc-3.2.8-5.el6.noarch.rpm These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and details on how to verify the signature are available from 7. References: 8. Contact: The Red Hat security contact is <>. More contact details at Copyright 2013 Red Hat, Inc. -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.4 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFRWzu4XlSAg2UNWIIRAoyMAJ4x5JP6kspo2S397NzcvHyuURpbAgCfdq/f mO63Lovs7yGOPs6y6tDtwbA= =+UTo -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- Enterprise-watch-list mailing list

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