multi_xml Gem for Ruby XML Parameter Parsing Remote Command Execution

Metadata

high
7.5
multi_xml
CVE-2013-0175
osvdb.org
2013-01-11
2017-06-16 19:01
CVE-2013-0175 ruby-multi-xml
2017-04-01 19:11
2017-01-05 20:15

Description

The multi_xml Gem for Ruby contains a flaw that is triggered when an error
occurs during the parsing of the 'XML' parameter. With a crafted request
containing arbitrary symbol and yaml types, a remote attacker can execute
arbitrary commands.

Am I vulnerable?

The constraints below list the versions that this vulnerability is patched in, and versions that are unaffected. If a patch is ready but unrealeased, then it is pending.

Or, you can just let us figure it out for you! Appcanary continously monitor your installed packages, and tell you if any of them are vulnerable.

Sign up for monitoring

Affected package information

Package Patched in Unaffected in
multi_xml >= 0.5.2 None