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Debian Security Advisory DSA 2511-1 (puppet)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

4.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

10 years ago

Modified

Modified

10 months ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to puppet announced via advisory DSA 2511-1.

Insight

Insight

Several security vulnerabilities have been found in Puppet, a centralized configuration management: CVE-2012-3864 Authenticated clients could read arbitrary files on the puppet master. CVE-2012-3865 Authenticated clients could delete arbitrary files on the puppet master. CVE-2012-3866 The report of the most recent Puppet run was stored with world- readable permissions, resulting in information disclosure. CVE-2012-3867 Agent hostnames were insufficiently validated. For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 2.6.2-5+squeeze6. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.7.18-1.

Solution

Solution

We recommend that you upgrade your puppet packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)