openSUSE Security Update : ruby19 (openSUSE-SU-2014:1589-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

ruby19 was updated to fix two security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- Denial Of Service XML Expansion (CVE-2014-8080).

- Denial Of Service XML Expansion (CVE-2014-8090).

Note: These are two separate issues.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-12/msg00035.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=902851
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=905326

Solution :

Update the affected ruby19 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79820 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8080
CVE-2014-8090

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