SuSE 10 Security Update : ruby (ZYPP Patch Number 7528)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update improves the handling of big decimal integers. Prior to
this update, a bug in VpMemAlloc could cause a denial of service
situation or even lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2011-0188)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0188.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7528.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57253 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0188

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