PDFKit Gem for Ruby PDF File Generation Parameter Handling Remote Code Execution

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pdfkit
CVE-2013-1607
osvdb.org
2013-02-21
2017-04-01 19:10
2017-01-05 20:14

Description

PDFKit Gem for Ruby contains a flaw that is due to the program failing to properly validate input during the handling of parameters when generating PDF files. This may allow a remote attacker to potentially execute arbitrary code via the pdfkit generation options.

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Affected package information

Package Patched in Unaffected in
pdfkit >= 0.5.3 None