lynx Gem for Ruby command/basic.rb Process Table Local Plaintext Password Disclosure

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lynx
CVE-2014-5002
osvdb.org
2014-06-30
2017-04-01 19:10
2017-01-05 20:15

Description

lynx Gem for Ruby contains a flaw in command/basic.rb that is due to the application exposing password information in plaintext in the process table. This may allow a local attacker to gain access to password information.

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Affected package information

Package Patched in Unaffected in
lynx None None