CVSS v3.x: 6.1 (Medium)
- >= 1.8.3
[MRI] Behavior in libxml2 has been reverted which caused CVE-2018-8048 (loofah gem), CVE-2018-3740 (sanitize gem), and CVE-2018-3741 (rails-html-sanitizer gem). The commit in question is here:
and more information is available about this commit and its impact here:
This release simply reverts the libxml2 commit in question to protect users of Nokogiri’s vendored libraries from similar vulnerabilities.
If you’re offended by what happened here, I’d kindly ask that you comment on the upstream bug report here: