openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-rails-html-sanitizer (openSUSE-2016-148)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88606


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for rubygem-rails-html-sanitizer fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-7579: XSS vulnerability in rails-html-sanitizer (bsc#963327)

- CVE-2015-7578: XSS vulnerability via attributes (bsc#963326)

- CVE-2015-7580: XSS via whitelist sanitizer (bsc#963328)


Update the affected rubygem-rails-html-sanitizer packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88606

File Name: openSUSE-2016-148.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/02/08

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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


Base Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.1-rubygem-rails-html-sanitizer, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.1-rubygem-rails-html-sanitizer-testsuite, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7578, CVE-2015-7579, CVE-2015-7580