openSUSE Security Update : ruby2.2 / ruby2.3 (openSUSE-2017-435)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for ruby2.2, ruby2.3 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2016-2339: heap overflow vulnerability in the
Fiddle::Function.new'initialize' (boo#1018808)

- CVE-2015-7551: Unsafe tainted string usage in Fiddle and
DL (boo#959495)

Detailed ChangeLog :

- http://svn.ruby-lang.org/repos/ruby/tags/v2_2_6/ChangeLog

- http://svn.ruby-lang.org/repos/ruby/tags/v2_3_3/ChangeLog

See also :

http://svn.ruby-lang.org/repos/ruby/tags/v2_2_6/ChangeLog
http://svn.ruby-lang.org/repos/ruby/tags/v2_3_3/ChangeLog
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018808
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=959495

Solution :

Update the affected ruby2.2 / ruby2.3 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99208 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7551
CVE-2016-2339

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