Fedora 19 : ruby- (2013-8738)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66684


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Update to Ruby 2.0.0-p195.

- Fix object taint bypassing in DL and Fiddle (CVE-2013-2065).

- Fix build against OpenSSL with enabled ECC curves.

- Add aarch64 support.

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: 66684

File Name: fedora_2013-8738.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/30

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ruby, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:19

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2065

FEDORA: 2013-8738