Sicherheit: Überschreiben von Dateien in Ruby
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Name: Überschreiben von Dateien in Ruby
ID: FEDORA-2012-16086
Distribution: Fedora
Plattformen: Fedora 17
Datum: Mo, 22. Oktober 2012, 10:50
Referenzen: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-4522
Applikationen: Ruby


Name        : ruby
Product : Fedora 17
Version :
Release : 18.fc17
URL : http://ruby-lang.org/
Summary : An interpreter of object-oriented scripting language
Description :
Ruby is the interpreted scripting language for quick and easy
object-oriented programming. It has many features to process text
files and to do system management tasks (as in Perl). It is simple,
straight-forward, and extensible.

Update Information:

New version 1.9.3 patchlevel 286 is released.

A potential security flaw was found on the previous ruby that using crafted
string might lead to unintentional file creation. This new rpm will fix this issue.

* Sat Oct 13 2012 Mamoru TASAKA <mtasaka@fedoraproject.org> -
- Update to 1.9.3 p286
- Don't create files when NUL-containing path name is passed
(bug 865940)
* Thu Oct 4 2012 Mamoru Tasaka <mtasaka@fedoraproject.org> -
- Patch from trunk for CVE-2012-4464, CVE-2012-4466
* Thu Sep 6 2012 Vít Ondruch <vondruch@redhat.com> -
- Split documentation into -doc subpackage (rhbz#854418).
* Tue Aug 14 2012 Vít Ondruch <vondruch@redhat.com> -
- Revert the dependency of ruby-libs on rubygems (rhbz#845011, rhbz#847482).
* Wed Aug 1 2012 Vít Ondruch <vondruch@redhat.com> -
- ruby-libs must require rubygems (rhbz#845011).
* Mon Jun 11 2012 Bohuslav Kabrda <bkabrda@redhat.com> -
- Make the bigdecimal gem a runtime dependency of Ruby.
* Mon Jun 11 2012 Bohuslav Kabrda <bkabrda@redhat.com> -
- Make symlinks for bigdecimal and io-console gems to ruby stdlib dirs (RHBZ
* Tue May 29 2012 Bohuslav Kabrda <bkabrda@redhat.com> -
- Fix license to contain Public Domain.
- macros.ruby now contains unexpanded macros.

[ 1 ] Bug #865940 - CVE-2012-4522 ruby: unintentional file creation caused by
inserting an illegal NUL character

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use
su -c 'yum update ruby' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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