Upstream information

CVE-2017-5946 at MITRE


The Zip::File component in the rubyzip gem before 1.2.1 for Ruby has a directory traversal vulnerability. If a site allows uploading of .zip files, an attacker can upload a malicious file that uses "../" pathname substrings to write arbitrary files to the filesystem.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.8
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1027050 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1096174 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:


List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • ruby2.7-rubygem-rubyzip >= 2.3.2-1.2
  • ruby3.0-rubygem-rubyzip >= 2.3.2-1.2
  • ruby3.2-rubygem-rubyzip >= 2.3.2-1.11
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA ruby2.7-rubygem-rubyzip-2.3.2-1.2
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA ruby3.2-rubygem-rubyzip-2.3.2-1.11

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Mon Feb 27 10:02:59 2017
CVE page last modified: Thu Dec 7 13:13:46 2023