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
(boo#963331)

- CVE-2016-0753: Input Validation Circumvention
(boo#963334)

- CVE-2015-7577: Nested attributes rejection proc bypass
(boo#963330)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=963329
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=963330
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=963331
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=963332
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=963334
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=963335

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
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88612 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7576
CVE-2015-7577
CVE-2015-7581
CVE-2016-0751
CVE-2016-0752
CVE-2016-0753

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