Slackware 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / current : ruby (SSA:2009-120-01)

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New ruby packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2,
and -current to fix a problem with REXML and other security issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f46924f7
http://www.nessus.org/u?fba29bd2

Solution :

Update the affected ruby package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38655 ()

Bugtraq ID: 30802

CVE ID: