FreeBSD : ruby -- Hostname check bypassing vulnerability in SSL client (ebd877b9-7ef4-4375-b1fd-c67780581898)

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

Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Ruby Developers report :

Ruby's SSL client implements hostname identity check but it does not
properly handle hostnames in the certificate that contain null bytes.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 67251 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4073

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