openSUSE 10 Security Update : rubygem-activesupport (rubygem-activesupport-4565)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 28206


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A cross site scripting (XSS) bug allowed attackers to execute JavaScript code in the context of other websites (CVE-2007-3227).

Specially crafted requests could crash an application when processing XML data (CVE-2007-5379).


Update the affected rubygem-activesupport package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 28206

File Name: suse_rubygem-activesupport-4565.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/14

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rubygem-activesupport, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/10/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3227, CVE-2007-5379

CWE: 79, 200