Fedora 19 : ruby-2.0.0.247-14.fc19 (2013-12663)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Update to Ruby 2.0.0-p247 (rhbz#979605).

- Fix RubyGems search paths when building gems with
native extension.

- Make symlinks for psych gem to ruby stdlib dirs.

- Add support for ABRT autoloading.

- Better support for build without configuration
(rhbz#977941).

- Use system-wide cert.pem.

- Fixes multilib conlicts of .gemspec files.

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=921650
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=977941
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=979133
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=979295
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=979605
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=983769
http://www.nessus.org/u?37b2b501

Solution :

Update the affected ruby package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68896 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60843

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4073

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