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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Moderate: ruby193-rubygem-actionpack security update
16 May 2014
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Publisher: Red Hat
Operating System: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS/Desktop 6
UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Unauthorised Access -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2014-0130
Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on
platforms other than Red Hat. It is recommended that administrators
running ruby193-rubygem-actionpack check for an updated version of
the software for their operating system.
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Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Moderate: ruby193-rubygem-actionpack security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2014:0510-01
Product: Red Hat Software Collections
Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0510.html
Issue date: 2014-05-15
CVE Names: CVE-2014-0130
Updated ruby193-rubygem-actionpack packages that fix one security issue are
now available for Red Hat Software Collections 1.
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate
security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in
the References section.
2. Relevant releases/architectures:
Red Hat Software Collections for RHEL 6 Server - noarch
Red Hat Software Collections for RHEL 6 Workstation - noarch
Ruby on Rails is a model-view-controller (MVC) framework for web
application development. Action Pack implements the controller and the
A directory traversal flaw was found in the way Ruby on Rails handled
wildcard segments in routes with implicit rendering. A remote attacker
could use this flaw to retrieve arbitrary local files accessible to a Ruby
on Rails application using the aforementioned routes via a specially
crafted request. (CVE-2014-0130)
All ruby193-rubygem-actionpack users are advised to upgrade to these
updated packages, which contain a backported patch to correct this issue.
Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.
This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the
Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
1095105 - CVE-2014-0130 rubygem-actionpack: directory traversal issue
6. Package List:
Red Hat Software Collections for RHEL 6 Server:
Red Hat Software Collections for RHEL 6 Workstation:
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Copyright 2014 Red Hat, Inc.
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