FreeBSD : ruby -- UTF-7 encoding XSS vulnerability in WEBrick (34e0316a-aa91-11df-8c2e-001517289bf8)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The official ruby site reports :

WEBrick have had a cross-site scripting vulnerability that allows an
attacker to inject arbitrary script or HTML via a crafted URI. This
does not affect user agents that strictly implement HTTP/1.1, however,
some user agents do not.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48370 (freebsd_pkg_34e0316aaa9111df8c2e001517289bf8.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 40895

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0541

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