openSUSE Security Update : ruby2.5 (openSUSE-2020-586)

high Nessus Plugin ID 136309



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for ruby2.5 to version 2.5.8 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2020-10663: Unsafe Object Creation Vulnerability in JSON (bsc#1167244).

- CVE-2020-10933: Heap exposure vulnerability in the socket library (bsc#1168938).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.


Update the affected ruby2.5 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 136309

File Name: openSUSE-2020-586.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/4/2020

Updated: 5/16/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-10933


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libruby2_5-2_5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libruby2_5-2_5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.5-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.5-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.5-devel-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.5-doc-ri, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.5-stdlib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby2.5-stdlib-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/1/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/28/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-10663, CVE-2020-10933