Fedora 19 : ruby- (2013-12663)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 68896
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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Update to Ruby 2.0.0-p247 (rhbz#979605).

- Fix RubyGems search paths when building gems with native extension.

- Make symlinks for psych gem to ruby stdlib dirs.

- Add support for ABRT autoloading.

- Better support for build without configuration (rhbz#977941).

- Use system-wide cert.pem.

- Fixes multilib conlicts of .gemspec files.

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Update the affected ruby package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 68896

File Name: fedora_2013-12663.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/16/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/9/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4073

BID: 60843

FEDORA: 2013-12663