Fedora 17 : rubygem-activesupport-3.0.11-8.fc17 (2013-1710)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64540


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes CVE-2013-0333.

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


Update the affected rubygem-activesupport package.

See Also



Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64540

File Name: fedora_2013-1710.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/11

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:rubygem-activesupport, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/01

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Ruby on Rails JSON Processor YAML Deserialization Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0333

BID: 57575

FEDORA: 2013-1710