This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
An updated ruby package that fixes insecure file permissions for CGI
session files is now available.
Ruby is an interpreted scripting language for object-oriented
Andres Salomon reported an insecure file permissions flaw in the CGI
session management of Ruby. FileStore created world readable files
that could allow a malicious local user the ability to read CGI
session data. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project
(cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2004-0755 to this issue.
Users are advised to upgrade to this erratum package, which contains a
backported patch to CGI::Session FileStore.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 15412 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0755