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CVE-2017-2293 Detail

Current Description

Versions of Puppet Enterprise prior to 2016.4.5 or 2017.2.1 shipped with an MCollective configuration that allowed the package plugin to install or remove arbitrary packages on all managed agents. This release adds default configuration to not allow these actions. Customers who rely on this functionality can change this policy.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://puppet.com/security/cve/cve-2017-2293 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet:*:*:*:*:enterprise:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
2016.4.5
 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet:2016.5.1:*:*:*:enterprise:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet:2016.5.2:*:*:*:enterprise:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet:2017.1.0:*:*:*:enterprise:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet:2017.1.1:*:*:*:enterprise:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-2293
NVD Published Date:
02/01/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019