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ELSA-2012-0070 Moderate: Oracle Linux ruby security update

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ELSA-2012-0070 Moderate: Oracle Linux ruby security update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
08/05/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/03/2012
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)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-irb
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-ruby
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-ruby-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-ruby-docs
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-ruby-irb
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-ruby-libs
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-ruby-mode
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-ruby-rdoc
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-ruby-ri
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-ruby-tcltk

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