FreeBSD : Ansible -- Ansible user credentials disclosure in ansible-connection module (9a8514f3-2ab8-11ec-b3a1-8c164582fbac)

high Nessus Plugin ID 154045
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Synopsis

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.

Description

Red Hat reports :

A flaw was found in Ansible Engine's ansible-connection module, where sensitive information such as the Ansible user credentials is disclosed by default in the traceback error message. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to confidentiality.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-3620

http://www.nessus.org/u?5b0919dd

http://www.nessus.org/u?6399d81f

http://www.nessus.org/u?92696847

http://www.nessus.org/u?7fd5a4ed

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 154045

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9a8514f32ab811ecb3a18c164582fbac.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 10/13/2021

Updated: 10/13/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py310-ansible, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py310-ansible-base, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py310-ansible-core, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py310-ansible2, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py36-ansible, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py36-ansible-base, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py36-ansible-core, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py36-ansible2, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py37-ansible, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py37-ansible-base, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py37-ansible-core, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py37-ansible2, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py38-ansible, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py38-ansible-base, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py38-ansible-core, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py38-ansible2, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py39-ansible, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py39-ansible-base, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py39-ansible-core, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:py39-ansible2, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 10/11/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/25/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-3620