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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2337: Ruby: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2337: Ruby: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/06/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Type confusion exists in _cancel_eval Ruby's TclTkIp class method. Attacker passing different type of object than String as "retval" argument can cause arbitrary code execution.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-lang-ruby

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