Fedora 14 : ruby-1.8.7.302-1.fc14 (2010-13401)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

New version 1.8.7p302 is released. This version is for XSS security
vulnerability found in WEBrick module which is now tagged as
CVE-2010-0541.

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=587731
http://www.nessus.org/u?5d152692

Solution :

Update the affected ruby package.

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: 48419 (fedora_2010-13401.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 40895

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0541

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