Slackware 14.2 / current : ruby (SSA:2017-261-03)

High Nessus Plugin ID 103308


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New ruby packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix security issues.


Update the affected ruby package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 103308

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2017-261-03.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/09/19

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:ruby, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-0898, CVE-2017-0899, CVE-2017-0900, CVE-2017-0901, CVE-2017-0902, CVE-2017-10784, CVE-2017-14033, CVE-2017-14064

SSA: 2017-261-03