RHEL 6 / 7 : ruby193-rubygem-katello (RHSA-2016:1083)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91179
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAn 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)
SolutionUpdate the affected ruby193-rubygem-katello package.