CVE-2022-29218

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Last Modified on: 05/13/2022 01:36:00 AM UTC

CVE-2022-29218 - advisory for GHSA-2jmx-8mh8-pm8w

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CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:N

Certain versions of Rubygems.org from Rubygems contain the following vulnerability:

RubyGems is a package registry used to supply software for the Ruby language ecosystem. An ordering mistake in the code that accepts gem uploads allowed some gems (with platforms ending in numbers, like `arm64-darwin-21`) to be temporarily replaced in the CDN cache by a malicious package. The bug has been patched, and is believed to have never been exploited, based on an extensive review of logs and existing gems by rubygems. The easiest way to ensure that an application has not been exploited by this vulnerability is to verify all downloaded .gems checksums match the checksum recorded in the RubyGems.org database. RubyGems.org has been patched and is no longer vulnerable to this issue.

  • CVE-2022-29218 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo rubygems - rubygems.org version n/a

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Unauthorized takeover for new versions of some platform-specific gems · Advisory · rubygems/rubygems.org · GitHub github.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM github.com/rubygems/rubygems.org/security/advisories/GHSA-2jmx-8mh8-pm8w

Known Affected Software

Vendor Product Version
Rubygems rubygems.org n/a

Social Mentions

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Twitter Icon @WhiteSourceSoft ?Another critical CVE was discovered in RubyGems. This new vulnerability, CVE-2022-29218, would allow for a takeove… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2022-05-12 17:26:07
Twitter Icon @WhiteSourceSoft Impact assessment and incident analysis ?on CVE-2022-29218 from @maciejmensfeld: whitesource.io/3L2Ldza #CVE… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2022-05-12 18:06:38
Twitter Icon @CVEreport CVE-2022-29218 : RubyGems is a package registry used to supply software for the Ruby language ecosystem. An orderin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2022-05-12 23:59:08
Twitter Icon @LinInfoSec Ruby - CVE-2022-29218: github.com/rubygems/rubyg… 2022-05-13 06:00:26
Twitter Icon @threatmeter CVE-2022-29218 | RubyGems Gem Upload privileges management (GHSA-2jmx-8mh8-pm8w) A vulnerability classified as crit… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2022-05-13 07:50:27
Twitter Icon @Ax_Sharma Another critical RubyGems bug, CVE-2022-29218. Thankfully, no known exploitation. #opensource https://t.co/ejhSYrkoK7 2022-05-13 09:31:51
Twitter Icon @Ax_Sharma Further impact assessment from @maciejmensfeld whitesourcesoftware.com/resources/blog… https://t.co/MJ3wWyWlyN 2022-05-13 09:31:53
Twitter Icon @ipssignatures I know no IPS that has a protection/signature/rule for the vulnerability CVE-2022-29218. The vuln was published 2 d… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2022-05-15 06:04:00
Twitter Icon @ipssignatures The vuln CVE-2022-29218 has a tweet created 1 days ago and retweeted 10 times. twitter.com/Ax_Sharma/stat… #Spdhimgoaijhmo 2022-05-15 06:04:00
Reddit Logo Icon /r/netcve CVE-2022-29218 2022-05-13 01:38:26
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