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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Moderate: CloudForms 4.6.8 security, bug fix and enhancement update
13 February 2019
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Publisher: Red Hat
Operating System: Red Hat
Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2018-11627
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Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Moderate: CloudForms 4.6.8 security, bug fix and enhancement update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2019:0315-01
Product: Red Hat CloudForms
Advisory URL: https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0315
Issue date: 2019-02-12
Cross references: RHBA-2019:0110
CVE Names: CVE-2018-11627
An update is now available for CloudForms Management Engine 5.9.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from
the CVE link(s) in the References section.
2. Relevant releases/architectures:
CloudForms Management Engine 5.9 - x86_64
Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine delivers the insight, control, and
automation needed to address the challenges of managing virtual
environments. CloudForms Management Engine is built on Ruby on Rails, a
model-view-controller (MVC) framework for web application development.
Action Pack implements the controller and the view components.
* rubygem-sinatra: XSS in the 400 Bad Request page (CVE-2018-11627)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in
the References section.
This update fixes various bugs and adds enhancements. Documentation for
these changes is available from the Release Notes document linked to in the
For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:
If the postgresql service is running, it will be automatically restarted
after installing this update. After installing the updated packages, the
httpd daemon will be restarted automatically.
5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
1585218 - CVE-2018-11627 rubygem-sinatra: XSS in the 400 Bad Request page
1641669 - 404 Not Found: When dialog submitted via custom button from datastore object with method and dialog both attached
1641812 - Retirement Requester not populated after retirement
1650152 - [RFE] Unable to use AWS tags as RHV tags
1658480 - Instance evacuation error
1665284 - Tagging: Unable to edit tag from container provider page
1667948 - Dynamic drop down code is being executed everytime a service request is opened for review and executed again on approval
1668847 - Events from OpenStack are delivered in wrong order which causes miss of certain events
1669627 - SmartState Analysis fails on VMware Vsphere 6.7
1670202 - The event_streams table does not get auto-vacuumed
6. Package List:
CloudForms Management Engine 5.9:
These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
The Red Hat security contact is <email@example.com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
Copyright 2019 Red Hat, Inc.
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