SuSE 11.3 Security Update : Ruby (SAT Patch Number 10126)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81040


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


The Ruby script interpreter has been updated to fix two denial of service attacks when expanding XML. (CVE-2014-8080 / CVE-2014-8090)


Apply SAT patch number 10126.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81040

File Name: suse_11_ruby-141230.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/01/27

Modified: 2015/10/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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: 2014/12/30

Reference Information

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