DescriptionRuby 1.9.3 before patchlevel 286 and 2.0 before revision r37068 allows context-dependent attackers to bypass safe-level restrictions and modify untainted strings via the (1) exc_to_s or (2) name_err_to_s API function, which marks the string as tainted, a different vulnerability than CVE-2012-4466. NOTE: this issue might exist because of a CVE-2011-1005 regression.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- openSUSE-SU-2012:1443-1, published Mon, 5 Nov 2012 17:08:36 +0100 (CET)
- openSUSE-SU-2013:0376-1, published Fri, 1 Mar 2013 17:04:54 +0100 (CET)
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 13:06:58 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:46:19 2022