SUSE update for ruby

by Carol~ Moderator - 4/4/13 8:09 AM

In Reply to: VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - April 04, 2013 by Carol~ Moderator

Release Date : 2013-04-04

Criticality level : Moderately critical
Impact : Security Bypass
Where : From remote
Solution Status: Vendor Patch

Operating System :
openSUSE 12.1
openSUSE 12.2

Description:
SUSE has issued an update for ruby. This fixes two vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions and to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

Solution:
Apply updated packages via the zypper package manager.

Original Advisory:
openSUSE-SU-2013:0603-1:
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-04/msg00034.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/52902/