Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1113-1 ruby1.8 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 26 Sep 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 875931, Bug 875936.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-0898, CVE-2017-10784.
- More information:
Some vulnerabilities were found in the Ruby 1.8 package that affects the LTS distribution.
Buffer underrun vulnerability in Kernel.sprintf
Escape sequence injection vulnerability in the Basic authentication of WEBrick
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 22.214.171.1248-7.1+deb7u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your ruby1.8 packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS