Bug 824520 - (CVE-2012-2671) CVE-2012-2671 rubygem-rack-cache: caches sensitive headers (such as Set-Cookie)
CVE-2012-2671 rubygem-rack-cache: caches sensitive headers (such as Set-Cookie)
Status: NEW
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 824523
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Reported: 2012-05-23 12:27 EDT by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2012-06-06 13:45 EDT (History)
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Description Vincent Danen 2012-05-23 12:27:44 EDT
The Rack::Cache rubygem has a flaw where it will cache sensitive headers (such as Set-Cookie response headers), which could leak potentially sensitive information.

This has been corrected in upstream git [1].

[1] https://github.com/rtomayko/rack-cache/commit/2e3a64d07daac4c757cc57620f2288e865a09b90
Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2012-05-23 12:34:40 EDT
Created rubygem-rack-cache tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-17 [bug 824523]
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-06-05 19:02:31 EDT
rubygem-rack-cache-1.2-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 4 Kurt Seifried 2012-06-06 12:57:43 EDT
Added CVE as per http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/06/06/8

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