[USN-3567-1] Puppet vulnerability
marc.deslauriers at canonical.com
Mon Feb 12 16:33:38 UTC 2018
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3567-1
February 12, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
Puppet could be made to crash or run programs.
- puppet: Centralized configuration management
It was discovered that Puppet incorrectly handled permissions when
unpacking certain tarballs. A local user could possibly use this issue to
execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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