Fedora 28 : ansible (2018-1a6e6196b9)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120260


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: Medium

ID: 120260

File Name: fedora_2018-1a6e6196b9.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2019/01/03

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:28

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