How to Hack Distributed Ruby with Metasploit & Perform Remote Code Execution

Things that are supposed to make life easier for developers and users are often easy targets for exploitation by hackers. Like many situations in the tech world, there is usually a trade-off between convenience and security. One such trade-off is found in a system known as Distributed Ruby, which can be compromised easily with Metasploit.
Overview of Distributed Ruby
Distributed Ruby, also known as dRuby, or DRb, is a distributed object system for the Ruby programming language that allows for remote method calls between Ruby processes, even if they are on different machines. It uses its own… more

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