fileutils Gem for Ruby file_utils.rb Crafted URL Handling Remote Command Execution

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fileutils
CVE-2013-2516
osvdb.org
2013-02-28
2017-04-01 19:10
2017-01-05 20:15

Description

fileutils Gem for Ruby contains a flaw in file_utils.rb. The issue is triggered when handling a specially crafted URL containing a command after a delimiter (;). This may allow a remote attacker to potentially execute arbitrary commands.

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Affected package information

Package Patched in Unaffected in
fileutils None None