FreeBSD : rubygem-actionpack -- Denial of Service (ae2fa87c-4bca-4138-8be1-67ce2a19b3a8)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

There is a DoS vulnerability in Action Pack digest authentication
handling in authenticate_or_request_with_http_digest.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?aeaacbd5
http://www.nessus.org/u?8b29ab24

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60134 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3424

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