Improper Input Validation Affecting thin Open this link in a new tab package, versions <1.2.4


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-RUBY-THIN-456067

  • published

    31 Jul 2019

  • disclosed

    22 Sep 2009

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade thin to version 1.2.4 or higher.

Overview

thin is a thin and fast web server.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Improper Input Validation. lib/thin/connection.rb relies on the X-Forwarded-For header to determine the IP address of the client, which allows remote attackers to spoof the IP address and hide activities via a modified X-Forwarded-For header.