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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


almost 8 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


almost 8 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!


almost 8 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


~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


~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


~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


~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


~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...