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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-6496: Active Record: SQL injection

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-6496: Active Record: SQL injection

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/03/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

SQL injection vulnerability in the Active Record component in Ruby on Rails before 3.0.18, 3.1.x before 3.1.9, and 3.2.x before 3.2.10 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via a crafted request that leverages incorrect behavior of dynamic finders in applications that can use unexpected data types in certain find_by_ method calls.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-ruby-activerecord

References

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-ruby-activerecord

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