CVE-2021-20228

MEDIUM

Description

A flaw was found in the Ansible Engine 2.9.18, where sensitive info is not masked by default and is not protected by the no_log feature when using the sub-option feature of the basic.py module. This flaw allows an attacker to obtain sensitive information. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to confidentiality.

References

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1925002

https://github.com/ansible/ansible/pull/73487

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-04-29

Updated: 2021-05-03

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
146821RHEL 7 / 8 : Ansible security and bug fix update (2.9.18) (Moderate) (RHSA-2021:0664)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
146820RHEL 7 / 8 : Ansible security and bug fix update (2.9.18) (Moderate) (RHSA-2021:0663)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium