Fedora 9 : rubygem-actionpack-2.1.1-2.fc9 (2009-2179)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

CVE-2008-5189: CGI header injection vulnerability

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=472510
http://www.nessus.org/u?8eff9cda

Solution :

Update the affected rubygem-actionpack package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35753 (fedora_2009-2179.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5189

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