Detect & remediate Heartbleed
Heartbleed is a serious vulnerability that lets attackers steal information normally protected by SSL/TLS encryption. Follow the steps below to find out if you have affected systems, and fix the vulnerability.
1. Search for vulnerabilities
Open Puppet Remediate, navigate to Vulnerabilities, type the following value into the CVE Search box, and press Return to see related vulnerabilities:
If any results were returned, click each one to read more detail and find out which nodes are affected, and continue to the next step.
2. Select the appropriate task
Manage package task to use the list of affected servers that
Remediate already provided as search results.
3. Execute the task
upgrade and type in
openssl and run the Task.
4. Confirm the remediation
After your next security scan has synced into Puppet Remediate, use the CVE Search box again to confirm Heartbleed is gone.