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CVE-2012-1906

This CVE name corresponds to:

Entered Topic
2012-04-10 puppet -- Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Details

Type Candidate
Name CVE-2012-1906
Phase Assigned(20120326)

Description

Puppet 2.6.x before 2.6.15 and 2.7.x before 2.7.13, and Puppet Enterprise (PE) Users 1.0, 1.1, 1.2.x, 2.0.x, and 2.5.x before 2.5.1 uses predictable file names when installing Mac OS X packages from a remote source, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files or install arbitrary packages via a symlink attack on a temporary file in /tmp.

References

Source Reference
MISC http://projects.puppetlabs.com/issues/13260
CONFIRM http://puppetlabs.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1906/
DEBIAN DSA-2451
UBUNTU USN-1419-1
BID 52975
SECUNIA 48743
SECUNIA 48748
SECUNIA 48789
XF puppet-macosx-symlink(74793)