FreeBSD : rails -- multiple vulnerabilities (5a016dd0-8aa8-490e-a596-55f4cc17e4ef)

High Nessus Plugin ID 89708


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Ruby on Rails blog :

Rails,, and have been released! These contain the following important security fixes, and it is recommended that users upgrade as soon as possible.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 89708

File Name: freebsd_pkg_5a016dd08aa8490ea59655f4cc17e4ef.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/03/07

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 7.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:rubygem-actionpack, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:rubygem-actionpack4, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:rubygem-actionview, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:rubygem-rails, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:rubygem-rails4, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/29

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Ruby on Rails ActionPack Inline ERB Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2097, CVE-2016-2098