Debian: DSA-2511-1: puppet security update

    Date12 Jul 2012
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security vulnerabilities have been found in Puppet, a centralized configuration management: CVE-2012-3864
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2511-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    July 12, 2012                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : puppet
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-3864 CVE-2012-3865 CVE-2012-3866 CVE-2012-3867
    
    Several security vulnerabilities have been found in Puppet, a 
    centralized configuration management:
    
    CVE-2012-3864
    
       Authenticated clients could read arbitrary files on the puppet master.
    
    CVE-2012-3865
    
       Authenticated clients could delete arbitrary files on the puppet master.
    
    CVE-2012-3866
    
       The report of the most recent Puppet run was stored with world-
       readable permissions, resulting in information disclosure.
    
    CVE-2012-3867
    
       Agent hostnames were insufficiently validated.
    
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.6.2-5+squeeze6.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.7.18-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your puppet packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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