Photon OS 4.0: Rubygem PHSA-2021-4.0-0060

high Nessus Plugin ID 151947
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Synopsis

The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description

An update of the rubygem package has been released.

Solution

Update the affected Linux packages.

See Also

https://github.com/vmware/photon/wiki/Security-Updates-4.0-60.md

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 151947

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2021-4_0-0060_rubygem.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 7/22/2021

Updated: 7/22/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-36327

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:rubygem, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:4.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/13/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/4/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3881, CVE-2020-36327