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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2019-8325: Security patch for ruby20,ruby21,ruby24 (ALAS-2019-1255)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2019-8325: Security patch for ruby20,ruby21,ruby24 (ALAS-2019-1255)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
03/05/2019
Created
08/15/2019
Added
08/13/2019
Modified
08/13/2019

Description

An issue was discovered in RubyGems 2.6 and later through 3.0.2. Since Gem::CommandManager#run calls alert_error without escaping, escape sequence injection is possible. (There are many ways to cause an error.)

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby20
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby21
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby24

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby20
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby21
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby24

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