CVE-2011-0447

NameCVE-2011-0447
DescriptionRuby on Rails 2.1.x, 2.2.x, and 2.3.x before 2.3.11, and 3.x before 3.0.4, does not properly validate HTTP requests that contain an X-Requested-With header, which makes it easier for remote attackers to conduct cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks via forged (1) AJAX or (2) API requests that leverage "combinations of browser plugins and HTTP redirects," a related issue to CVE-2011-0696.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2247-1
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs614864

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
rails (PTS)stretch2:4.2.7.1-1+deb9u2fixed
stretch (security)2:4.2.7.1-1+deb9u5fixed
buster, buster (security)2:5.2.2.1+dfsg-1+deb10u3fixed
bookworm, sid, bullseye2:6.0.3.7+dfsg-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
railssourcelenny2.1.0-7+lenny0.1DSA-2247-1
railssourcesqueeze2.3.5-1.2+squeeze0.1DSA-2247-1
railssource(unstable)2.3.11-0.1614864

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