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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0156

Puppet 0.24.x before 0.24.9 and 0.25.x before 0.25.2 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the (1) /tmp/daemonout, (2) /tmp/puppetdoc.txt, (3) /tmp/puppetdoc.tex, or (4) /tmp/puppetdoc.aux temporary file.
Publish Date : 2010-03-03 Last Update Date : 2017-12-08
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-0156 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2010-0156

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.6 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.6 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.7 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Puppet Puppet 0.24.8 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.1 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.1 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.2 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.2 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Puppet Puppet 0.25.2 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Puppet Puppet 20

- References For CVE-2010-0156
MLIST [puppet-announce] 20100108 ANNOUNCE: Puppet 0.24.9 is available
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:013
MLIST [puppet-announce] 20100105 ANNOUNCE: Puppet 0.25.2 "Zoe" now available!

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0156

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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