Fedora 18 : ruby-1.9.3.429-30.fc18 (2013-8375)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability was found in DL and Fiddle in Ruby where tainted
strings can be used by system calls regardless of the $SAFE level set
in Ruby. This vulnerability has been assigned the CVE identifier
CVE-2013-2065.

This rpm will fix this issue.

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=962862
http://www.nessus.org/u?2922d670

Solution :

Update the affected ruby package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66680 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2065

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