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Extremely critical Ruby on Rails bug threatens more than 200,000 sites: ars technica: Hundreds of

Extremely critical Ruby on Rails bug threatens more than 200,000 sites Jan 09, 2013, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s] ) Tweet Hundreds of thousands of websites are potentially at risk following the discovery of an extremely critical vulnerability in the Ruby on Rails framework that gives remote attackers the ability to execute malicious code on the underlying servers. The bug is present in Rails versions spanning the past six years and in default configurations gives hackers a simple and reliable way to pilfer database contents, run system commands, and cause websites to crash, according to Ben Murphy, one of the developers who has confirmed the vulnerability. As of last week, the framework was used by more than 240,000 websites, including Github, Hulu, and Basecamp, underscoring the seriousness of the threat. Complete Story Related Stories: Git PHP. RIP Subversion (Mar 23, 2012) Auth...

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