Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1933-1] ruby-nokogiri security update)

Technical Details

Severity Level:

High Severity

CVSS Score:

7.5

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'ruby-nokogiri' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the DSA-1933-1 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
A command injection vulnerability in Nokogiri allows commands to be executed in a subprocess by Ruby's `Kernel.open` method.

Affected Versions:
'ruby-nokogiri' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Debian Linux.

Recommendations:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version 1.6.3.1+ds-1+deb8u1. We recommend that you upgrade your ruby-nokogiri Linux Distribution Packages.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Family:

Debian Local Security Checks

Creation Time:

2019-09-27 02:00:13

Modification Time:

2019-09-27 02:00:13

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NVD CVE ID:
CVE-2019-5477

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