Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : facter (cve_2014_3248_untrusted_search)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80604


The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.


The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :

- Untrusted search path vulnerability in Puppet Enterprise 2.8 before 2.8.7, Puppet before 2.7.26 and 3.x before 3.6.2, Facter 1.6.x and 2.x before 2.0.2, Hiera before 1.3.4, and Mcollective before 2.5.2, when running with Ruby 1.9.1 or earlier, allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse file in the current working directory, as demonstrated using (1) rubygems/defaults/ operating_system.rb, (2) Win32API.rb, (3), (4) safe_yaml.rb, (5) safe_yaml/deep.rb, or (6) safe_yaml/; or (7) operatingsystem.rb, (8), (9) osfamily.rb, or (10) in puppet/confine.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80604

File Name: solaris11_facter_20141120.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/01/19

Modified: 2015/01/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.2, p-cpe:/a:oracle:solaris:facter

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Solaris11/release, Host/Solaris11/pkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3248