Fedora 27 : ansible (2018-53790a5236)

High Nessus Plugin ID 111240

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to ansible 2.6.1 bugfix release. Fixes also 2 CVEs:
CVE-2018-10874 and CVE-2018-10875

See https://github.com/ansible/ansible/blob/stable-2.6/changelogs/CHANGELO G-v2.6.rst for full list of changes.

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-2018-53790a5236

http://www.nessus.org/u?bcd9b701

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111240

File Name: fedora_2018-53790a5236.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/24

Modified: 2018/07/24

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: 2018/07/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10874, CVE-2018-10875