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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for ruby (ALAS-2012-35) (CVE-2011-4815)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for ruby (ALAS-2012-35) (CVE-2011-4815)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
12/29/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Ruby (aka CRuby) before 1.8.7-p357 computes hash values without restricting the ability to trigger hash collisions predictably, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via crafted input to an application that maintains a hash table.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-irb
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-rdoc
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-ri
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-static

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-irb
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-rdoc
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-ri
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby-static

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