SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : ruby (SAT Patch Numbers 8026 / 8027)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 69168

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

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

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 8026 / 8027 as appropriate.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=827265

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4073.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69168

File Name: suse_11_ruby-130708.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/31/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:ruby, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:ruby-doc-html, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:ruby-tk, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 7/8/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4073