Fedora 27 : ansible (2018-b619637e45)

High Nessus Plugin ID 110670


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


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


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.


Update the affected ansible package.

See Also



Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110670

File Name: fedora_2018-b619637e45.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/25

Modified: 2018/06/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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