This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200510-05
(Ruby: Security bypass vulnerability)
Dr. Yutaka Oiwa discovered that Ruby fails to properly enforce
safe level protections.
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary
code beyond the restrictions specified in each safe level.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Ruby users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-lang/ruby-1.8.3'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 19975 (gentoo_GLSA-200510-05.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-2337