openSUSE Security Update : ruby20 (openSUSE-SU-2015:0002-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80353

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VPR Score: 3.6


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This ruby update fixes the following two security issues :

- bnc#902851: fix CVE-2014-8080: Denial Of Service XML Expansion

- bnc#905326: fix CVE-2014-8090: Another Denial Of Service XML Expansion

- Enable tests to run during the build. This way we can compare the results on different builds.


Update the affected ruby20 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80353

File Name: openSUSE-2015-1.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/01/05

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby20, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby20-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby20-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby20-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby20-devel-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby20-doc-ri, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby20-tk, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ruby20-tk-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/12/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8080, CVE-2014-8090