openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-actionpack (rubygem-actionpack-1946)

2010-03-04T00:00:00
ID SUSE_11_0_RUBYGEM-ACTIONPACK-100205.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2016-12-21T00:00:00

Description

This update of rubygems fixes two vulnerabilities :

  • CVE-2008-7248: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 Rails CSRF protection can be bypassed by using special content-types for a HTTP request.

  • CVE-2009-4214: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 The method strip_tags does not completely protect against XSS attacks.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were
# extracted from openSUSE Security Update rubygem-actionpack-1946.
#
# The text description of this plugin is (C) SUSE LLC.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(44977);
  script_version("$Revision: 1.7 $");
  script_cvs_date("$Date: 2016/12/21 20:09:50 $");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-7248", "CVE-2009-4214");

  script_name(english:"openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-actionpack (rubygem-actionpack-1946)");
  script_summary(english:"Check for the rubygem-actionpack-1946 patch");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"This update of rubygems fixes two vulnerabilities :

  - CVE-2008-7248: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 Rails CSRF
    protection can be bypassed by using special
    content-types for a HTTP request.

  - CVE-2009-4214: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 The method
    strip_tags does not completely protect against XSS
    attacks."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=558879"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=564362"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected rubygem-actionpack package."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_cwe_id(20, 79);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rubygem-actionpack");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2010/02/05");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2010/03/04");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"SuSE Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/SuSE/release", "Host/SuSE/rpm-list", "Host/cpu");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");

if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
release = get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/release");
if (isnull(release) || release =~ "^(SLED|SLES)") audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "openSUSE");
if (release !~ "^(SUSE11\.0)$") audit(AUDIT_OS_RELEASE_NOT, "openSUSE", "11.0", release);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/rpm-list")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

ourarch = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (!ourarch) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if (ourarch !~ "^(i586|i686|x86_64)$") audit(AUDIT_ARCH_NOT, "i586 / i686 / x86_64", ourarch);

flag = 0;

if ( rpm_check(release:"SUSE11.0", reference:"rubygem-actionpack-1.13.5-71.4") ) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_warning(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_warning(0);
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "rubygem-actionpack");
}