GLSA-201203-03 : Puppet: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 58213
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201203-03 (Puppet: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Puppet. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local attacker could gain elevated privileges, or access and modify arbitrary files. Furthermore, a remote attacker may be able to spoof a Puppet Master or write X.509 Certificate Signing Requests to arbitrary locations.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Puppet users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-admin/puppet-2.7.11'