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[Full-disclosure] rPSA-2008-0264-1 ruby

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Date: Sun Aug 31 2008 - 13:20:14 GMT
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rPath Security Advisory: 2008-0264-1
Published: 2008-08-31
Products:

    rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 1     rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 2     rPath Linux 1
    rPath Linux 2

Rating: Severe
Exposure Level Classification:

    Remote User Deterministic Privilege Escalation Updated Versions:

    ruby=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/1.8.6_p287-0.1-1     ruby=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/1.8.6_p287-1-0.1

rPath Issue Tracking System:

    https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2744

References: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-3655 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-3656 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-3657

Description:

    Previous versions of the ruby package are vulnerable to multiple     attacks, including Privilege Escalations and Denials of Service.

http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0264

Copyright 2008 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License. A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html



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