RHEL 6 / 7 : ruby193-rubygem-katello (RHSA-2016:1083)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91179


The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.


An update for ruby193-rubygem-katello is now available for Red Hat Satellite 6.1.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

Red Hat Satellite is a system management solution that allows organizations to configure and maintain their systems without the necessity to provide public Internet access to their servers or other client systems. It performs provisioning and configuration management of predefined standard operating environments.

Security Fix(es) :

* An input sanitization flaw was found in the scoped search parameters sort_by and sort_order in the REST API. An authenticated user could use this flaw to perform a SQL injection attack on the Katello back end database. (CVE-2016-3072)


Update the affected ruby193-rubygem-katello package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91179

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2016-1083.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/05/17

Modified: 2017/01/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:ND/RC:UR


Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:X/RC:R

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:ruby193-rubygem-katello, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3072

OSVDB: 138743

RHSA: 2016:1083