Fedora 7 : ruby-1.8.6.110-1.fc7 (2007-2406)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Thu Oct 4 2007 Akira TAGOH <tagoh at redhat.com> -
1.8.6.110-1

- New upstream release.

- ruby-r12567.patch: removed.

- ruby-1.8.6-CVE-2007-5162.patch: security fix for
Net::HTTP that is insufficient verification of SSL
certificate. (#313791)

- Wed Jul 25 2007 Akira TAGOH <tagoh at redhat.com> -
1.8.6.36-3

- ruby-r12567.patch: backport patch from upstream svn to
get rid of the unnecessary declarations. (#245446)

- Fri Jul 20 2007 Akira TAGOH <tagoh at redhat.com> -
1.8.6.36-2

- New upstream release.

- Fix Etc::getgrgid to get the correct gid as requested.
(#236647)

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.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=313791
http://www.nessus.org/u?5b2c624a

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27772 (fedora_2007-2406.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 25847

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5162

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