Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2715-1 puppet -- code execution
- Date Reported:
- 26 Jun 2013
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2013-3567.
- More information:
It was discovered that puppet, a centralized configuration management system, did not correctly handle YAML payloads. A remote attacker could use a specially-crafted payload to execute arbitrary code on the puppet master.
For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem will be fixed in version 2.6.2-5+squeeze8.
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2.7.18-5.
For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem will be fixed soon.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 3.2.2-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your puppet packages.