Upstream information

CVE-2013-4969 at MITRE

Description

Puppet before 3.3.3 and 3.4 before 3.4.1 and Puppet Enterprise (PE) before 2.8.4 and 3.1 before 3.1.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on unspecified files.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 856843 [ASSIGNED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • puppet >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
Patchnames:
sledsp3-puppet
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • puppet >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
  • puppet-server >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-puppet
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • puppet >= 2.7.26-0.5.1
  • puppet-server >= 2.7.26-0.5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA puppet
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
  • puppet >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
  • puppet-server >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-puppet
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3
  • puppet >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
  • puppet-server >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-puppet
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • puppet >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9472
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • puppet >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
  • puppet-server >= 2.6.18-0.16.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9472


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 puppet Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 puppet Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 puppet Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS puppet Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 puppet Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 puppet Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 puppet Released