Updated ruby193-rubygem-actionpack packages that fix one security issue arenow available for Red Hat Software Collections 1.The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderatesecurity impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link inthe References section.

Ruby on Rails is a model-view-controller (MVC) framework for webapplication development. Action Pack implements the controller and theview components.A directory traversal flaw was found in the way Ruby on Rails handledwildcard segments in routes with implicit rendering. A remote attackercould use this flaw to retrieve arbitrary local files accessible to a Rubyon Rails application using the aforementioned routes via a speciallycrafted request. (CVE-2014-0130)All ruby193-rubygem-actionpack users are advised to upgrade to theseupdated packages, which contain a backported patch to correct this issue.
Before applying this update, make sure all previously released erratarelevant to your system have been applied.This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use theRed Hat Network to apply this update are available athttps://access.redhat.com/site/articles/11258
1095105 – CVE-2014-0130 rubygem-actionpack: directory traversal issue

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