Patch  oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070965
RHSA-2007:0965: ruby security update (Moderate)  

Ruby is an interpreted scripting language for object-oriented programming.
An SSL certificate validation flaw was discovered in several Ruby Net modules. The libraries were not checking the requested host name against the common name (CN) in the SSL server certificate, possibly allowing a man in the middle attack. (CVE-2007-5162, CVE-2007-5770)
Users of Ruby should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a backported patch to resolve these issues.
Create Date: 2007-11-13 Last Update Date: 2008-03-20

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

References

Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux must be installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20070304026. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20070331005. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true
IF : ruby-tcltk is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-docs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441007 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ruby-tcltk is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-libs is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : ruby-ri is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-docs is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441007 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ruby-ri is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-ri is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20070965008 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : ruby-rdoc is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-ri is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20070965008 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ruby-rdoc is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441004 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : ruby-mode is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-devel is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441004 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ruby-mode is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-irb is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20070965006 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : ruby-libs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-irb is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20070965006 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ruby-libs is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-tcltk is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441005 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : ruby-irb is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-tcltk is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441005 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ruby-irb is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-rdoc is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20070965004 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : ruby-docs is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-mode is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441008 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ruby-docs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-rdoc is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20070965004 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : ruby-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby-mode is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441008 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ruby-devel is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : ruby is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20070965001. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : ruby is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  ruby is earlier than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040441002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.8.5-5.el5_1.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 

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