openSUSE Security Update : puppet (openSUSE-SU-2012:0835-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Fixed bnc#747657: CVE-2012-1053, CVE-2012-1054: improper
privilege dropping and file handling flaws This was done
by updating to the new version in stable branch. The
stable branch receives only security fixes and this
update does not provide any new features.

- Fixed bnc#755869 CVE-2012-1988: Filebucket arbitrary
code execution

- Fixed bnc#755872 CVE-2012-1986: Arbitrary File Read

- Fixed bnc#755870 CVE-2012-1987: Denial of Service

- Fixed bnc#755871 CVE-2012-1989: Arbitrary File Write

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-07/msg00015.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=747657
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=755869
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=755870
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=755871
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=755872

Solution :

Update the affected puppet packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74671 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1053
CVE-2012-1054
CVE-2012-1986
CVE-2012-1987
CVE-2012-1988
CVE-2012-1989

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