Fedora 19 : ruby- (2013-22423)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to Ruby 2.0.0-p353. This includes fix to an overflow in
floating point number parsing found in Ruby currently being shipped on
Fedora 20. This vulnerability has been assigned the CVE identifier
CVE-2013-4164. This new rpm should fix this issue.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

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Solution :

Update the affected ruby package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71184 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63873

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4164