Fedora 26 : ansible (2017-d5ef38bf2c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 101727


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Many bugfixes and improvements. See https://github.com/ansible/ansible/blob/stable-2.3/CHANGELOG.md for full list of changes.

rst and html docs have been split out into a ansible-docs subpackage.

Includes fix for CVE-2017-7466

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected ansible package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 101727

File Name: fedora_2017-d5ef38bf2c.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/07/17

Updated: 2018/09/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ansible, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/04/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7466