FreeBSD : rubygem-rails -- multiple vulnerabilities (31db9a18-e289-11e1-a57d-080027a27dbf)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Rails core team reports :

This version contains three important security fixes, please upgrade
immediately.

One of security fixes impacts all users and is related to HTML
escaping code. The other two fixes impacts people using select_tag's
prompt option and strip_tags helper from ActionPack.

CVE-2012-3463 Potential XSS Vulnerability in select_tag prompt.

CVE-2012-3464 Potential XSS Vulnerability in the HTML escaping code.

CVE-2012-3465 XSS Vulnerability in strip_tags.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?0be938be
http://www.nessus.org/u?0c41b27d
http://www.nessus.org/u?ffb1b74a
http://www.nessus.org/u?a27d35c7
http://www.nessus.org/u?b31e0876

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61480 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3463
CVE-2012-3464
CVE-2012-3465

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