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CVE-2018-6514 Detail

Current Description

In Puppet Agent 1.10.x prior to 1.10.13, Puppet Agent 5.3.x prior to 5.3.7, Puppet Agent 5.5.x prior to 5.5.2, Facter on Windows is vulnerable to a DLL preloading attack, which could lead to a privilege escalation.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://puppet.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-6514 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-426 Untrusted Search Path NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
1.10.0
Up to (excluding)
1.10.13
 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5.3.0
Up to (excluding)
5.3.7
 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5.5.0
Up to (excluding)
5.5.2
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-6514
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/02/2018