Fedora 27 : ansible (2018-b619637e45)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110670

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to 2.5.5 bugfix/security release See https://github.com/ansible/ansible/blob/stable-2.5/changelogs/CHANGELO G-v2.5.rst for full changes.

Fixes CVE-2018-10855

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Update to 2.5.3 with bugfixes.
https://github.com/ansible/ansible/blob/stable-2.5/changelogs/CHANGELO G-v2.5.rst

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.

Solution

Update the affected ansible package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-b619637e45

http://www.nessus.org/u?90676460

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110670

File Name: fedora_2018-b619637e45.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/25

Modified: 2018/09/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ansible, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10855