Slackware 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / current : ruby (SSA:2012-341-04)

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New ruby packages are available for Slackware 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, and
-current to fix security issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?e1083de0

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 : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63170 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56484

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5371