openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-rest-client (openSUSE-2015-307)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82843


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


rubygem-rest-client was updated to fix one security issue.

The following vulnerability was fixed :

- Application logging of password information in plaintext could have allowed a local attacker to gain access to this information (bnc#917802)


Update the affected rubygem-rest-client packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82843

File Name: openSUSE-2015-307.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/17

Modified: 2015/04/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rubygem-rest-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rubygem-rest-client-testsuite, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/04/08