FreeBSD : ruby -- CGI DoS (171)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: ruby-1.7.0

See also :

http://secunia.com/advisories/11817
http://secunia.com/advisories/12309
http://secunia.com/advisories/33320
http://security.e-matters.de/advisories/092004.html
http://sourceforge.net/forum/forum.php?forum_id=466399
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-586
http://www.idefense.com/application/poi/display?id=130&type=vulnerabilities&flashstatus=false
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-09.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-10.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-11.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-12.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-13.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-14.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-15.html
http://www.osvdb.org/6830
http://www.osvdb.org/6831
http://www.osvdb.org/6832
http://www.osvdb.org/6833
https://ccvs.cvshome.org/source/browse/ccvs/NEWS?rev=1.116.2.104
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/d656296b-33ff-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 15810 (freebsd_ruby_182p3.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0983

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