Fedora 27 : 1:rubygem-rack (2018-5743ef02a1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 119245

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Cross-site scripting (XSS) via `scheme` method on `Rack::Request` (CVE-2018-16471).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected 1:rubygem-rack package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-5743ef02a1

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119245

File Name: fedora_2018-5743ef02a1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/28

Modified: 2018/11/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:1:rubygem-rack, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16471