openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-yard (openSUSE-2018-707)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110963


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for rubygem-yard fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-17042: The server in YARD did not block
relative paths with an initial ../ sequence, which
allowed attackers to conduct directory traversal attacks
and read arbitrary files (bsc#1070263).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update


Update the affected rubygem-yard packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110963

File Name: openSUSE-2018-707.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/09

Modified: 2018/07/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.1-rubygem-yard, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.1-rubygem-yard-testsuite, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.2-rubygem-yard, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.2-rubygem-yard-testsuite, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.3-rubygem-yard, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.3-rubygem-yard-testsuite, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.4-rubygem-yard, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.4-rubygem-yard-testsuite, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17042