Public Date:
919785: CVE-2013-2275 Puppet: default auth.conf allows authenticated node to submit a report for any other node

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The default configuration for puppet masters 0.25.0 and later in Puppet before 2.6.18, 2.7.x before 2.7.21, and 3.1.x before 3.1.1, and Puppet Enterprise before 1.2.7 and 2.7.x before 2.7.2, allows remote authenticated nodes to submit reports for other nodes via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2013-2275 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
OpenStack Folsom (puppet) RHSA-2013:0710 2013-04-04


Red Hat would like to thank Puppet Labs for reporting this issue.

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