Fix WEBrick's Escape Sequence Injection vulnerability

Bug #509392 reported by Jones D. Le
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ruby1.9.1 (Ubuntu)
Fix Released

Bug Description

Binary package hint: ruby1.9.1

A vulnerability was found on WEBrick, a part of Ruby's standard library. WEBrick lets attackers to inject malicious escape sequences to its logs, making it possible for dangerous control characters to be executed on a victim's terminal emulator. More info can be found here:

p378 is released to fix this security bug. Please bump to p378 to fix this

visibility: private → public
Changed in ruby1.9.1 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Low
Lucas Nussbaum (lucas)
Changed in ruby1.9.1 (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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