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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69168


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


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


Apply SAT patch number 8026 / 8027 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69168

File Name: suse_11_ruby-130708.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/31

Modified: 2013/10/25

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: 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: 2013/07/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4073