Puppet: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201308-04 / puppet
||August 23, 2013
||August 23, 2013: 1
All supported architectures
#456002, #461656, #473720, #481186
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Puppet, the worst of
which could lead to execution of arbitrary code.
Puppet is a system configuration management tool written in Ruby.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Puppet. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain
sensitive information, or bypass security restrictions.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Puppet users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-admin/puppet-2.7.23"