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

medium Nessus Plugin ID 34972
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Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

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

Solution

Update the affected ruby package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?3dfa6b04

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34972

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2008-334-01.nasl

Version: 1.25

Type: local

Published: 12/1/2008

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

Temporal Vector: 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

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/29/2008

Reference Information

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

BID: 30131

SSA: 2008-334-01

IAVA: 2008-A-0045

CWE: 287