[SECURITY] [DSA 2830-1] ruby-i18n security update


- ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA-2830-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Florian Weiemr December 30, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : ruby-i18n Vulnerability : cross-site scripting Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2013-4492 Peter McLarnan discovered that the internationalization component of Ruby on Rails does not properly encode parameters in generated HTML code, resulting in a cross-site scripting vulnerability. This update corrects the underlying vulnerability in the i18n gem, as provided by the ruby-i18n package. The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected by this problem; the libi18n-ruby package does not contain the vulnerable code. For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 0.6.0-3+deb7u1. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 0.6.9-1. We recommend that you upgrade your ruby-i18n packages. Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/ Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org

Affected Package

OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Debian 7 ruby-i18n 0.6.0-3+deb7u1
Debian 7 libi18n-ruby1.8 0.6.0-3+deb7u1
Debian 7 libi18n-ruby 0.6.0-3+deb7u1
Debian 7 libi18n-ruby1.9.1 0.6.0-3+deb7u1