USN-1602-1: Ruby vulnerabilities
10 October 2012
Ruby could allow excessive access in untrusted programs.
- ruby1.9.1 - Interpreter of object-oriented scripting language Ruby
Tyler Hicks and Shugo Maeda discovered that Ruby incorrectly allowed untainted
strings to be modified in protective safe levels. An attacker could use this
flaw to bypass intended access restrictions. (CVE-2012-4464, CVE-2012-4466)