FreeBSD : rubygem-rails -- session-fixation vulnerability (30acb8ae-9d46-11dc-9114-001c2514716c)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 28348


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Rails core team reports :

The rails core team has released ruby on rails 1.2.6 to address a bug in the fix for session fixation attacks (CVE-2007-5380). The CVE Identifier for this new issue is CVE-2007-6077.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 28348

File Name: freebsd_pkg_30acb8ae9d4611dc9114001c2514716c.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/11/29

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:rubygem-rails, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/11/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6077

CWE: 362