openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-actionpack (rubygem-actionpack-1946)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of rubygems fixes two vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2008-7248: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 Rails CSRF
protection can be bypassed by using special
content-types for a HTTP request.

- CVE-2009-4214: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 The method
strip_tags does not completely protect against XSS
attacks.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=558879
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=564362

Solution :

Update the affected rubygem-actionpack package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44983 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-7248
CVE-2009-4214

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