Fedora 15 : rubygems-1.7.2-5.fc15 (2012-6414)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

With this new rubygems, HTTPS connection no longer redirects to HTTP.
Also now rubygems verify SSL connection.

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=814718
http://www.nessus.org/u?9b3589e2

Solution :

Update the affected rubygems package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58935 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53174

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2125
CVE-2012-2126

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