openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-actionpack-2_1 (rubygem-actionpack-2_1-1320)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 42204


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update improves the escaping in the helper code of Ruby on Rails to protect against XSS attacks (CVE-2009-3009) and an information leak (CVE-2009-3086).


Update the affected rubygem-actionpack-2_1 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 42204

File Name: suse_11_1_rubygem-actionpack-2_1-090917.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/10/22

Modified: 2016/12/21

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-actionpack-2_1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/09/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3009, CVE-2009-3086

CWE: 79, 200