openSUSE Security Update : ruby (ruby-123)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of ruby fixes :

- a possible information leakage (CVE-2008-1145)

- a directory traversal bug (CVE-2008-1891) in WEBrick

- various memory corruptions and integer overflows in
array and string handling (CVE-2008-2662, CVE-2008-2663,
CVE-2008-2664, CVE-2008-2725, CVE-2008-2726,
CVE-2008-2727, CVE-2008-2728)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=368618
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=383299
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=397346
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=405339

Solution :

Update the affected ruby packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40121 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1145
CVE-2008-1891
CVE-2008-2662
CVE-2008-2663
CVE-2008-2664
CVE-2008-2725
CVE-2008-2726

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