ruby:2.5 security, bug fix, and enhancement update


An update is available for rubygem-bson, rubygem-mysql2, rubygem-bundler, ruby, rubygem-mongo, rubygem-pg, rubygem-abrt. This update affects Rocky Linux 8. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE list Ruby is an extensible, interpreted, object-oriented, scripting language. It has features to process text files and to perform system management tasks. The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version: ruby (2.5.9). (BZ#1952626) Security Fix(es): * ruby: NUL injection vulnerability of File.fnmatch and File.fnmatch? (CVE-2019-15845) * ruby: Regular expression denial of service vulnerability of WEBrick's Digest authentication (CVE-2019-16201) * ruby: Code injection via command argument of Shell#test / Shell#[] (CVE-2019-16255) * rubygem-json: Unsafe object creation vulnerability in JSON (CVE-2020-10663) * ruby: BasicSocket#read_nonblock method leads to information disclosure (CVE-2020-10933) * ruby: Potential HTTP request smuggling in WEBrick (CVE-2020-25613) * ruby: XML round-trip vulnerability in REXML (CVE-2021-28965) * ruby: HTTP response splitting in WEBrick (CVE-2019-16254) 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.

Affected Package

OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
rocky 8.0 rocky linux Rocky Linux -Rocky Linux