FreeBSD : ansible -- enable host key checking in paramiko connection type (a478421e-2059-11e5-a4a5-002590263bf5)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Ansible changelog reports :

Host key checking is on by default. Disable it if you like by adding
host_key_checking=False in the [default] section of
/etc/ansible/ansible.cfg or ~/ansible.cfg or by exporting
ANSIBLE_HOST_KEY_CHECKING=False.

See also :

https://raw.githubusercontent.com/ansible/ansible/devel/CHANGELOG.md
http://www.ansible.com/security
https://github.com/ansible/ansible/issues/857
http://www.nessus.org/u?17923b47

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84526 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2233

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