Fedora 12 : ruby-18.104.22.1689-6.fc12 (2010-13341)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 48416
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA patch is applied to this rpm for XSS security vulnerability found in WEBrick module which is now tagged as CVE-2010-0541. A bug was reported that ruby crashes when executing a script which uses some unqualified constant. Also it seems that Ruby/Tk in current rpm in Fedora causes crash even in some easy case. This new rpm will fix these issues.
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SolutionUpdate the affected ruby package.