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Date: Fri, 5 Jun 2015 17:58:14 -0700
From: Phill MV <>
Subject: CVE Request: bson-ruby DoS and possible injection


Egor Homakov recently disclosed a vulnerability in the `bson` rubygem as
seen here:

Could we please get a CVE?

By submitting a specially crafted string to a service relying on the bson
rubygem, an attacker may trigger denials of service or even inject data
into victim's MongoDB instances.

Users are advised to update to versions >= 3.0.4 of the `bson` rubygem.
Relevant commits can be seen here:

Phillip Mendonça-Vieira
@phillmv <>

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