On March 12, in a security notice Canonical published details about Puppet vulnerabilities for its Ubuntu 12.10, Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 11.10 operating systems.According to Canonical, several security issues were fixed in Puppet. For example, it was discovered that Puppet agents incorrectly handled certain kick connections in a non-default configuration.
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