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CVE-2006-4111 Detail

Current Description

Ruby on Rails before 1.1.5 allows remote attackers to execute Ruby code with "severe" or "serious" impact via a File Upload request with an HTTP header that modifies the LOAD_PATH variable, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-4112.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

This vulnerability is fully addressed in the following product release: Ruby on Rails, Ruby on Rails, 1.1.6

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.koehntopp.de/archives/1367-Ruby-On-Rails-Mandatory-Mystery-Patch.html Patch
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016673
http://weblog.rubyonrails.org/2006/8/9/rails-1-1-5-mandatory-security-patch-and-other-tidbits Patch
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200608-20.xml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_21_sr.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19454 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3237 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') (CWE-94)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.9.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.11.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.11.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.13.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.14.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:0.14.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:rails:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:0.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rubyonrails:ruby_on_rails:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.1.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4111
NVD Published Date:
08/14/2006
NVD Last Modified:
08/08/2019