Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Puppet. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local attacker could gain elevated privileges, or access and modify
arbitrary files. Furthermore, a remote attacker may be able to spoof a
Puppet Master or write X.509 Certificate Signing Requests to arbitrary
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Puppet users should upgrade to the latest version:
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@... or alternatively, you may file a bug at
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