RHSA-2021:0937-01: Important: rubygem-em-http-request security update
Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Important: rubygem-em-http-request security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2021:0937-01
Product: Red Hat OpenStack Platform
Advisory URL: https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2021:0937
Issue date: 2021-03-18
CVE Names: CVE-2020-13482
An update for rubygem-em-http-request is now available for Red Hat
OpenStack Platform 13 (Queens).
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Important. 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:
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0 Operational Tools for RHEL 7 - ppc64le, x86_64
EventMachine based, async HTTP Request client.
* missing SSL hostname validation allows MITM (CVE-2020-13482)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE
page listed in the References section.
For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:
5. Bugs fixed ( https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
1911457 - CVE-2020-13482 rubygem-em-http-request: missing SSL hostname validation allows MITM
6. Package List:
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0 Operational Tools for RHEL 7:
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A rubygem-em-http-request security update has been released for Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0.