Slackware 14.2 / current : ruby (SSA:2018-088-01)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 108725

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

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

Solution

Update the affected ruby package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?3d0a8841

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 108725

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2018-088-01.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 3/30/2018

Updated: 9/4/2018

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

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

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: 3/29/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17742, CVE-2018-6914, CVE-2018-8777, CVE-2018-8778, CVE-2018-8779, CVE-2018-8780

SSA: 2018-088-01