ALAS-2013-181


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2013-181
Advisory Release Date: 2014-09-15 22:50 Pacific
Severity: Medium
References: CVE-2013-1640 

Issue Overview:

The (1) template and (2) inline_template functions in the master server in Puppet before 2.6.18, 2.7.x before 2.7.21, and 3.1.x before 3.1.1, and Puppet Enterprise before 1.2.7 and 2.7.x before 2.7.2 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a crafted catalog request.


Affected Packages:

puppet


Issue Correction:
Run yum update puppet to update your system.

New Packages:
i686:
    puppet-debuginfo-2.7.21-2.11.amzn1.i686
    puppet-server-2.7.21-2.11.amzn1.i686
    puppet-2.7.21-2.11.amzn1.i686

src:
    puppet-2.7.21-2.11.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    puppet-debuginfo-2.7.21-2.11.amzn1.x86_64
    puppet-2.7.21-2.11.amzn1.x86_64
    puppet-server-2.7.21-2.11.amzn1.x86_64