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CVE-2013-0262

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

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 dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

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 (various) RHSA-2013:0638 2013-03-12

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1 ruby193-rubygem-rack Affected
Red Hat CloudForms Tools 1 rubygem-rack Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 rubygem-rack Not affected
Red Hat Subscription Asset Manager 1 rubygem-rack Not affected
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1 rubygem-rack Not affected

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