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Exception methods can bypass $SAFE


over 7 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Exception#to_s method can be used to trick $SAFE check, which makes a untrusted codes to modify arbitrary strings. Detailed description In Ruby's $SAFE...

FileUtils is vulnerable to symlink race attacks


over 7 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
A symlink race condition vulnerability was found in FileUtils.remove_entry_secure. The vulnerability allows local users to delete arbitrary files and directories...

Ruby 1.9.2-p136 is released


over 7 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Ruby 1.9.2-p136 has been released. This is the second release of Ruby 1.9.2. It fixes many bugs found in 1.9.2-p0. See ChangeLog for more detail.Download...

Ruby 1.8.7-p330 released


over 7 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Here you are an annual release of 1.8.7 updates. Downloads ftp://ftp.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/1.8/ruby-1.8.7-p330.tar.gz ftp://ftp.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby...

Fukuoka Ruby Award 2011 Competition - Grand Prize, $12,000!


over 7 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Even though it’s last minute, if you are Ruby Rock Star, you have a chance to win a 1,000,000 Japanese Yen (approximately 12,000 U.S. dollars!). The...

See Matz in San Francisco or Silicon Valley


almost 8 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Matz is visiting San Francisco and Silicon Vally on October 7th and 11th. He will be talking about new opportunities for Ruby such as embedded applications...

Ruby 1.9.2 is released


almost 8 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Ruby 1.9.2 is released. This is the latest stable version of 1.9 series. About Ruby 1.9.2The new 1.9.2 is almost compatible with 1.9.1, except these changes...

Ruby 1.9.2 is released


almost 8 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Ruby 1.9.2 has been released. This is the newest release of Ruby 1.9 series. About Ruby 1.9.2Ruby 1.9.2 is mostly compatible with 1.9.1, except the following...

Ruby 1.8.7-p302 is released


almost 8 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Ruby 1.8.7-p302 has been released([ruby-talk:367769]). This is a security fix for CVE-2010-0541. See the vulnerability report for more details.I recommend...

Ruby 1.9.1-p430 is released


almost 8 years ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Ruby 1.9.1-p430 has been released. This is a security fix for CVE-2010-0541. See the vulnerability report for more details.I recommend all Ruby 1.9.1 users...