Scientific Linux Security Update : ruby on SL7.x x86_64

High Nessus Plugin ID 119444

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- ruby: OpenSSL::X509::Name equality check does not work correctly (CVE-2018-16395)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?b2626793

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119444

File Name: sl_20181130_ruby_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/12/06

Modified: 2018/12/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16395