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The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
lib/rexml/text.rb in the REXML parser in Ruby before 1.9.3-p392 allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and
crash) via crafted text nodes in an XML document, aka an XML Entity
Expansion (XEE) attack.
See also :
Run 'yum update ruby19' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69753 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-1821
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