Nokogiri Gem for JRuby Crafted XML Document Handling Infinite Loop Remote DoS

Metadata

medium
unknown
nokogiri
CVE-2013-6460
osvdb.org
2013-12-14
2017-04-01 19:10
CVE-2013-6460 ruby-nokogiri
CVE-2013-6460
2017-01-05 20:15

Description

Nokogiri Gem for JRuby contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of
service. The issue is triggered when handling a specially crafted XML
document, which can result in an infinite loop. This may allow a
context-dependent attacker to crash the server.

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Affected package information

Package Patched in Unaffected in
nokogiri ~> 1.5.11,>= 1.6.1 None