CVE-2013-4969

Published: 26 December 2013

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.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
puppet
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.7.24,3.3.3)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (3.3.1-1ubuntu2)
This vulnerability is mitigated in part by the use of symlink restrictions in Ubuntu. This vulnerability is mitigated in part by the use of hardlink restrictions in Ubuntu.