FreeBSD : ruby -- multiple integer and buffer overflow vulnerabilities (53802164-3f7e-11dd-90ea-0019666436c2)

high Nessus Plugin ID 33241


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The official ruby site reports :

Multiple vulnerabilities in Ruby may lead to a denial of service (DoS) condition or allow execution of arbitrary code.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 33241

File Name: freebsd_pkg_538021643f7e11dd90ea0019666436c2.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Published: 6/24/2008

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ruby, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ruby%2boniguruma, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ruby%2bpthreads, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ruby%2bpthreads%2boniguruma, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ruby_static, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 6/21/2008

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/19/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2726

CWE: 189