(RHSA-2019:1235) Important: ruby security update

2019-05-15T21:11:12
ID RHSA-2019:1235
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2020-06-03T16:20:56

Description

Ruby is an extensible, interpreted, object-oriented, scripting language. It has features to process text files and to perform system management tasks.

Security Fix(es):

  • rubygems: Installing a malicious gem may lead to arbitrary code execution (CVE-2019-8324)

  • rubygems: Escape sequence injection vulnerability in gem owner (CVE-2019-8322)

  • rubygems: Escape sequence injection vulnerability in API response handling (CVE-2019-8323)

  • rubygems: Escape sequence injection vulnerability in errors (CVE-2019-8325)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.