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: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/31/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


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: 7/8/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4073