Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Ben Murphy discovered that the Ruby REXML library incorrectly handled
XML entity expansion. An attacker could use this flaw to cause Ruby to
consume large amounts of memory, resulting in a denial of service.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false