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CVE-2017-2296 Detail

Current Description

In Puppet Enterprise 2017.1.x and 2017.2.1, using specially formatted strings with certain formatting characters as Classifier node group names or RBAC role display names causes errors, effectively causing a DOS to the service. This was resolved in Puppet Enterprise 2017.2.2.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://puppet.com/security/cve/cve-2017-2296 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:puppet:puppet:2017.1.0::~~enterprise~~~
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 cpe:/a:puppet:puppet:2017.1.1::~~enterprise~~~
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 cpe:/a:puppet:puppet:2017.2.1::~~enterprise~~~
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-2296
NVD Published Date:
02/01/2018
NVD Last Modified:
02/24/2018