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CVE-2014-0081 (actionpack): CVE-2014-0081 rubygem-actionpack: number_to_currency, number_to_percentage and number_to_human XSS vulnerability

ADVISORIES

GEM

actionpack

FRAMEWORK

rails

SEVERITY

CVSS v2: 4.3

PATCHED VERSIONS

  • ~> 3.2.17
  • ~> 4.0.3
  • >= 4.1.0.beta2

DESCRIPTION

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in actionview/lib/action_view/helpers/number_helper.rb in Ruby on Rails before 3.2.17, 4.0.x before 4.0.3, and 4.1.x before 4.1.0.beta2 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) format, (2) negative_format, or (3) units parameter to the (a) number_to_currency, (b) number_to_percentage, or (c) number_to_human helper.