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CVE-2013-0262

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2013-02-08
Bugzilla: 909072: CVE-2013-0262 rubygem-rack: Path sanitization information disclosure

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

rack/file.rb (Rack::File) in Rack 1.5.x before 1.5.2 and 1.4.x before 1.4.5 allows attackers to access arbitrary files outside the intended root directory via a crafted PATH_INFO environment variable, probably a directory traversal vulnerability that is remotely exploitable, aka "symlink path traversals."

Find out more about CVE-2013-0262 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 4.3
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Client Tools RHSA-2013:0638 March 12, 2013

External References

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