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Integer overflow in the (1) rb_ary_splice function in Ruby 1.8.4 and earlier 1.8.5 before 1.8.5-p231 1.8.6 before 1.8.6-p230 1.8.7 before 1.8.7-p22 and 1.9.0 before 1.9.0-2; and (2) the rb_ary_replace function in 1.6.x allows context-dependent attackers to trigger memory corruption aka the "beg + rlen" issue. NOTE: as of 20080624 there has been inconsistent usage of multiple CVE identifiers related to Ruby. The CVE description should be regarded as authoritative although it is likely to change.

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9959

Integer overflow in the (1) rb_ary_splice function in Ruby 1.8.4 and earlier 1.8.5 before 1.8.5-p231 1.8.6 before 1.8.6-p230 1.8.7 before 1.8.7-p22 and 1.9.0 before 1.9.0-2; and (2) the rb_ary_replace function in 1.6.x allows context-dependent attackers to trigger memory corruption aka the "beg + rlen" issue. NOTE: as of 20080624 there has been inconsistent usage of multiple CVE identifiers related to Ruby. The CVE description should be regarded as authoritative although it is likely to change.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Oracle Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
  • CentOS Linux 3
  • Oracle Linux 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • CentOS Linux 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  • CentOS Linux 5
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2008-2726
Product(s):