Fedora 17 : rubygem-rack-1.4.0-4.fc17 (2013-2315)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66340


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Patch for

- path sanitization information disclosure (CVE-2013-0262)

- timing attack in cookie sessions (CVE-2013-0263)

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-rack package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66340

File Name: fedora_2013-2315.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/08

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 4.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/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-rack, 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: 2013/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0262, CVE-2013-0263

BID: 57860, 57862

FEDORA: 2013-2315