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Fedora 15 : puppet-2.6.6-3.fc15 (2011-13636)

Description

The following vulnerabilities have been discovered and fixed : - CVE-2011-3870, a symlink attack via a user's SSH authorized_keys file - CVE-2011-3869, a symlink attack via a user's .k5login file - CVE-2011-3871, a privilege escalation attack via the temp file used by the puppet resource application - A low-risk file indirector injection attack Further details can be found in the upstream announcement : http://groups.google.com/group/puppet-announce/browse_thread/thread/91 e3b46d2328a1cb A vulnerability was discovered in puppet that would allow an attacker to install a valid X509 Certificate Signing Request at any location on disk, with the privileges of the Puppet Master application. For Fedora and EPEL, this is the puppet user. Further details can be found in the upstream announcement : http://groups.google.com/group/puppet-users/browse_thread/thread/e57ce 2740feb9406 Unless you enable puppet's listen mode on clients, only the puppet master is vulnerable to this issue. A vulnerability was discovered in puppet that would allow an attacker to install a valid X509 Certificate Signing Request at any location on disk, with the privileges of the Puppet Master application. For Fedora and EPEL, this is the puppet user. Further details can be found in the upstream announcement : http://groups.google.com/group/puppet-users/browse_thread/thread/e57ce 2740feb9406 Unless you enable puppet's listen mode on clients, only the puppet master is vulnerable to this issue. A vulnerability was discovered in puppet that would allow an attacker to install a valid X509 Certificate Signing Request at any location on disk, with the privileges of the Puppet Master application. For Fedora and EPEL, this is the puppet user. Further details can be found in the upstream announcement : http://groups.google.com/group/puppet-users/browse_thread/thread/e57ce 2740feb9406 Unless you enable puppet's listen mode on clients, only the puppet master is vulnerable to this issue. A vulnerability was discovered in puppet that would allow an attacker to install a valid X509 Certificate Signing Request at any location on disk, with the privileges of the Puppet Master application. For Fedora and EPEL, this is the puppet user. Further details can be found in the upstream announcement : http://groups.google.com/group/puppet-users/browse_thread/thread/e57ce 2740feb9406 Unless you enable puppet's listen mode on clients, only the puppet master is vulnerable to this issue. A vulnerability was discovered in puppet that would allow an attacker to install a valid X509 Certificate Signing Request at any location on disk, with the privileges of the Puppet Master application. For Fedora and EPEL, this is the puppet user. Further details can be found in the upstream announcement : http://groups.google.com/group/puppet-users/browse_thread/thread/e57ce 2740feb9406 Unless you enable puppet's listen mode on clients, only the puppet master is vulnerable to this issue. Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


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