Slackware 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 : ruby (SSA:2008-334-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34972


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New ruby packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, and 12.1 to fix bugs and a security issue.


Update the affected ruby package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34972

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2008-334-01.nasl

Version: 1.22

Type: local

Published: 2008/12/01

Updated: 2018/06/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:ruby, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:11.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.1

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/11/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1447, CVE-2008-3905

BID: 30131

SSA: 2008-334-01

IAVA: 2008-A-0045

CWE: 287