DescriptionMCollective 2.7.0 and 2.8.x before 2.8.9, as used in Puppet Enterprise, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors related to the mco ping command.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs850968

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mcollective (PTS)jessie2.6.0+dfsg-2.1vulnerable
buster, sid2.12.1+dfsg-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[jessie] - mcollective <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - mcollective <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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