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The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
The MITRE CVE database describes these issues as :
Puppet 2.7.x before 2.7.5, 2.6.x before 2.6.11, and 0.25.x allows
local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the
Puppet 2.7.x before 2.7.5, 2.6.x before 2.6.11, and 0.25.x, when
running in --edit mode, uses a predictable file name, which allows
local users to run arbitrary Puppet code or trick a user into editing
See also :
Run 'yum upgrade puppet' to upgrade your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3