Upstream information

CVE-2018-8048 at MITRE


In the Loofah gem through 2.2.0 for Ruby, non-whitelisted HTML attributes may occur in sanitized output by republishing a crafted HTML fragment.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.1 5.4
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Changed Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low Low
Integrity Impact Low Low
Availability Impact None None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1085967 [NEW], 1086598 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • sles12-velum-image >= 2.0.1-2.7.3
SUSE Enterprise Storage 4
  • ruby2.1-rubygem-loofah >= 2.0.2-3.5.1
  • rubygem-loofah >= 2.0.2-3.5.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15
  • ruby2.5-rubygem-loofah >= 2.2.2-2.11
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15 GA ruby2.5-rubygem-loofah
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • ruby2.1-rubygem-loofah >= 2.0.2-3.5.1
  • rubygem-loofah >= 2.0.2-3.5.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • ruby2.1-rubygem-loofah >= 2.0.2-3.5.1
  • rubygem-loofah >= 2.0.2-3.5.1

Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Openstack Cloud 6 rubygem-loofah Affected
SUSE Openstack Cloud 7 rubygem-loofah Released
SUSE Openstack Cloud 8 rubygem-loofah Released
SUSE Storage 3 rubygem-loofah Affected
SUSE Storage 4 rubygem-loofah Released