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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2012-3865

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2012-3865

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/06/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in lib/puppet/reports/store.rb in Puppet before 2.6.17 and 2.7.x before 2.7.18, and Puppet Enterprise before 2.5.2, when Delete is enabled in auth.conf, allows remote authenticated users to delete arbitrary files on the puppet master server via a .. (dot dot) in a node name.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-puppet
  • suse-upgrade-puppet-server

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