Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2223-1 salt -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 May 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 959684.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-11651, CVE-2020-11652.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in package salt, a configuration management and infrastructure automation software.
The salt-master process ClearFuncs class does not properly validate method calls. This allows a remote user to access some methods without authentication. These methods can be used to retrieve user tokens from the salt master and/or run arbitrary commands on salt minions.
The salt-master process ClearFuncs class allows access to some methods that improperly sanitize paths. These methods allow arbitrary directory access to authenticated users.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 2014.1.13+ds-3+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your salt packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS