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CVE-2012-3408 Detail

Current Description

lib/puppet/network/authstore.rb in Puppet before 2.7.18, and Puppet Enterprise before 2.5.2, supports use of IP addresses in certnames without warning of potential risks, which might allow remote attackers to spoof an agent by acquiring a previously used IP address.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/06/2012
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://puppetlabs.com/security/cve/cve-2012-3408/ Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=839166 Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppet/commit/ab9150baa1b738467a33b01df1d90e076253fbbd Exploit Patch Third Party Advisory

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3408
NVD Published Date:
08/06/2012
NVD Last Modified:
12/03/2018