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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2006:134: 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-2006:134 (ruby).

A number of flaws were discovered in the safe-level restrictions in
the Ruby language. Because of these flaws, it would be possible for
a possible hacker to create a carefully crafted malicious script that could
permit them to bypass certain safe-level restrictions.
Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:134
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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