sentry-raven Gem for Ruby contains a flaw that can result in a denial of service

Metadata

medium
5.0
sentry-raven
CVE-2014-9490
osvdb.org
2014-12-08
2017-06-16 19:12
2017-04-01 19:10
2017-01-05 20:15

Description

Sentry raven-ruby contains a flaw in the lib/raven/okjson.rb script that is triggered when large numeric values are stored as an exponent or in scientific notation. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause the software to consume excessive resources resulting in a denial of service.

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Affected package information

Package Patched in Unaffected in
sentry-raven >= 0.12.2 None