Fedora 10 : ruby- (2009-13066)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 43122


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to 1.8.6 p368 This package also fixes the build failure on arm
-gnueabi systems (bug 506233), and DOS vulnerability issue on BigDecimal method (bug 504958, CVE-2009-1904)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected ruby package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 43122

File Name: fedora_2009-13066.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/12/14

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ruby, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:10

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/12/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1904

FEDORA: 2009-13066

CWE: 189