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gentooGentoo FoundationGLSA-201412-27
HistoryDec 13, 2014 - 12:00 a.m.

Ruby: Denial of service

2014-12-1300:00:00
Gentoo Foundation
security.gentoo.org
29

7.8 High

CVSS2

Attack Vector

NETWORK

Attack Complexity

LOW

Authentication

NONE

Confidentiality Impact

NONE

Integrity Impact

NONE

Availability Impact

COMPLETE

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

0.196 Low

EPSS

Percentile

96.3%

Background

Ruby is an object-oriented scripting language.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Ruby. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A context-dependent attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, or bypass security restrictions.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Ruby 1.9 users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-lang/ruby-1.9.3_p551"

All Ruby 2.0 users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-lang/ruby-2.0.0_p598"
OSVersionArchitecturePackageVersionFilename
Gentooanyalldev-lang/ruby< 2.0.0_p598UNKNOWN

7.8 High

CVSS2

Attack Vector

NETWORK

Attack Complexity

LOW

Authentication

NONE

Confidentiality Impact

NONE

Integrity Impact

NONE

Availability Impact

COMPLETE

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

0.196 Low

EPSS

Percentile

96.3%