Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4766-1 rails -- security update

Date Reported:
24 Sep 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-8162, CVE-2020-8164, CVE-2020-8165, CVE-2020-8166, CVE-2020-8167, CVE-2020-15169.
More information:

Multiple security issues were discovered in the Rails web framework which could result in cross-site scripting, information leaks, code execution, cross-site request forgery or bypass of upload limits.

For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 2:

We recommend that you upgrade your rails packages.

For the detailed security status of rails please refer to its security tracker page at: