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587731: CVE-2010-0541 Ruby WEBrick javascript injection flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the WEBrick HTTP server in Ruby in Apple Mac OS X 10.5.8, and 10.6 before 10.6.4, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted URI that triggers a UTF-7 error page.

Find out more about CVE-2010-0541 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 2.6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (ruby) RHSA-2011:0909 2011-06-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (ruby) RHSA-2011:0908 2011-06-28

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 ruby Not affected


Red Hat would like to thank Drew Yao of the Apple Product Security team for reporting this issue.

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