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Heap Overflow in Floating Point Parsing (CVE-2013-4164). Fixed in 1.9.3-p484 and 2.0.0-p353.

There is an overflow in floating point number parsing in Ruby. This vulnerability has been assigned the CVE identifier CVE-2013-4164.

All users are recommended to upgrade to Ruby 1.9.3 patchlevel 484, ruby 2.0.0 patchlevel 353 or ruby 2.1.0 preview2.


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