SuSE 10 Security Update : ruby (ZYPP Patch Number 8639)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69118


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Ruby failed to check hostnames correctly when setting up a SSL client connection. CVE-2013-4073 was assigned to this issue.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8639.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69118

File Name: suse_ruby-8639.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/30

Modified: 2013/08/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/07/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4073