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Episode #152 - February 22, 2011

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Capybara eats Steak, Noah becomes a ZooKeeper, Ruby gets an update, and the Face of RubyGems cannot be copyrb'd or Asset Cached on this episode of Ruby5.

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  • Capybara DSL
  • Face
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FileUtils is vulnerable to symlink race attacks Jump to Story

Late last week, several new patches for all stable versions of Ruby were released. These updates fix a FileUtils vulnerability which "allow[s] local users to delete arbitrary files and directories." It is suggested that everyone update their installs as soon as possible.

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