Ubuntu 10.10 / 11.04 / 11.10 : Puppet vulnerability (USN-1365-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

It was discovered that Puppet would allow remote ralsh under certain
circumstances. An attacker on an authenticated puppet node could
exploit this to view or manipulate resources on other Puppet nodes.

Solution :

Update the affected puppet-common package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57958 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0528