Arbitrary Remote Code Execution

Affecting actionpack gem, versions < 3.2.11, >= 3.2 || < 3.1.10, >= 3.1 || < 3.0.19, >= 2.4 || < 2.3.15

high severity

Overview

actionpack is a web app builder and tester on Rails. Affected versions of this Gem are vulnerable to Arbitrary Remote Code Execution. The issue is triggered when a type casting error occurs during the parsing of parameters. This may allow a remote attacker to potentially execute arbitrary code.

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Credit
Unknown
CVE
CVE-2013-0156
Snyk ID
SNYK-RUBY-ACTIONPACK-20047
Disclosed
07 Jan, 2013
Published
18 Oct, 2016