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FreeBSD: ruby -- CGI DoS (CVE-2004-0983)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/01/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/08/2014
Modified
05/08/2014

Description

The CGI module in Ruby 1.6 before 1.6.8, and 1.8 before 1.8.2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a certain HTTP request.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-ruby
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-ruby-1.7.0

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