openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-actionpack-3_2 / rubygem-activesupport-3_2 (openSUSE-2016-160)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88613


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for rubygem-actionpack-3_2, rubygem-activesupport-3_2 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-7576: Timing attack vulnerability in basic authentication in Action Controller (boo#963329)

- CVE-2016-0752: directory traversal and information leak in Action View (boo#963332)

- CVE-2016-0751: rubygem-actionpack: Object Leak DoS (boo#963331)

- CVE-2015-7577: Nested attributes rejection proc bypass (boo#963330)


Update the affected rubygem-actionpack-3_2 / rubygem-activesupport-3_2 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88613

File Name: openSUSE-2016-160.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/02/08

Modified: 2016/12/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rubygem-actionpack-3_2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rubygem-activerecord-3_2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rubygem-activesupport-3_2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/07

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Ruby on Rails Dynamic Render File Upload Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7576, CVE-2015-7577, CVE-2016-0751, CVE-2016-0752