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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.801375
Category:Buffer overflow
Title:Ruby 'ARGF.inplace_mode' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
Summary:Check for the version of Ruby
Description:
Overview: This host is installed with Ruby and is prone to buffer overflow
vulnerability.

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw caused by improper bounds checking when handling filenames on Windows
systems. It is not properly validating value assigned to the 'ARGF.inplace_mode'
variable.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allows local attackers to cause buffer overflow
and execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash.

Impact Level: Application.

Affected Software:
Ruby version 1.9.x before 1.9.1-p429 on Windows.

Fix:Upgrade to Ruby version 1.9.1-p429 or later,
For updates refer to http://rubyforge.org/frs/?group_id=167

References:
http://osvdb.org/66040
http://secunia.com/advisories/40442
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/60135
http://svn.ruby-lang.org/repos/ruby/tags/v1_9_1_429/ChangeLog
Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 41321
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-2489
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/07/02/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/07/02/10
http://osdir.com/ml/ruby-talk/2010-07/msg00095.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/41321
http://www.osvdb.org/66040
http://secunia.com/advisories/40442
XForce ISS Database: ruby-argfinplacemode-bo(60135)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/60135
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2010 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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