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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2005:118: ruby

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the ruby package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:118 (ruby).



A vulnerability was discovered in ruby version 1.8 that could permit for the
execution of arbitrary commands on a server running the ruby xmlrpc server.

The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:118
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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