Bug 919775 (CVE-2013-1655) - CVE-2013-1655 Puppet: Master code loading Ruby symbols vulnerability
Summary: CVE-2013-1655 Puppet: Master code loading Ruby symbols vulnerability
Alias: CVE-2013-1655
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 920845
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Reported: 2013-03-10 01:56 UTC by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:01 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2014-05-30 18:47:22 UTC

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Description Kurt Seifried 2013-03-10 01:56:24 UTC
Moses Mendoza (moses) reports:

CVE-2013-1655 - Unauthenticated remote code execution risk
* Affected versions: 2.7.0 and greater
* Affects puppet masters running ruby 1.9.3 and up
* Patched versions: 2.7.x, 3.1.x

A bug in Puppet allows unauthenticated clients to send requests to the
puppet master, and have the master load code in an unsafe manner. This
has the potential for causing problems such as described in the Rails
CVE-2013-0156, though we have not identified an exploit at this time.
It only affects users whose puppet masters are running ruby 1.9.3 and

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Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2013-03-12 21:41:30 UTC
Created puppet tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 920845]

Comment 2 Kurt Seifried 2013-03-15 04:59:14 UTC
For the puppet roll-up patches please see Bz 919783 for the patch files.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-08-02 03:24:22 UTC
puppet-3.1.1-1.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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