CVE-2009-1904

Description

The BigDecimal library in Ruby 1.8.6 before p369 and 1.8.7 before p173 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a string argument that represents a large number, as demonstrated by an attempted conversion to the Float data type.

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platform vulnerability
CVE-2009-1904 ruby1.8
CVE-2009-1904