CVE-2017-0901

Priority
Description
RubyGems version 2.6.12 and earlier fails to validate specification names,
allowing a maliciously crafted gem to potentially overwrite any file on the
filesystem.
Notes
 tyhicks> ruby{1.9.1,2.0,2.3} and jruby ship an embedded rubygems.
Package
Source: jruby (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Trusty/esm:DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):needed
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Trusty/esm:DNE (trusty was released [1.9.3.484-2ubuntu1.5])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):DNE
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/rubygems/rubygems/commit/ad5c0a53a86ca5b218c7976765c0365b91d22cb2
Upstream:https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/attachments/download/6691/rubygems-2613-ruby23.patch
Upstream:https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/attachments/download/6690/rubygems-2613-ruby22.patch
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Trusty/esm:DNE (trusty was released [2.0.0.484-1ubuntu2.10])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):DNE
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Trusty/esm:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (2.3.1-2~16.04.6)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):DNE
More Information

Updated: 2019-04-26 14:18:39 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)