Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ruby (MDKSA-2005:191)
High Nessus Plugin ID 20121
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionYutaka Oiwa discovered a bug in Ruby, the interpreter for the object-oriented scripting language, that can cause illegal program code to bypass the safe level and taint flag protections check and be executed.
The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.