openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-actionpack-4_2 / rubygem-actionview-4_2 / rubygem-activemodel-4_2 / etc (openSUSE-2016-159)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for rubygem-actionpack-4_2, rubygem-actionview-4_2,
rubygem-activemodel-4_2, rubygem-activerecord-4_2,
rubygem-activesupport-4_2 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-7576: Timing attack vulnerability in basic
authentication in Action Controller (boo#963329)

- CVE-2016-0752: directory traversal and information leak
in Action View (boo#963332)

- CVE-2015-7581: unbounded memory growth DoS via wildcard
controller routes (boo#963335)

- CVE-2016-0751: rubygem-actionpack: Object Leak DoS

- CVE-2016-0753: Input Validation Circumvention

- CVE-2015-7577: Nested attributes rejection proc bypass

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected rubygem-actionpack-4_2 / rubygem-actionview-4_2 / rubygem-activemodel-4_2 / etc packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88612 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7576

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