openSUSE Security Update : puppet (openSUSE-SU-2011:1190-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75714


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A directory traversal vulnerability in puppet allowed unauthenticated remote attackers to upload x.509 certificate signing requests to arbitrary locations (CVE-2011-3848)


Update the affected puppet packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75714

File Name: suse_11_3_puppet-111005.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:puppet, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:puppet-server, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2011/10/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3848

OSVDB: 76018