FreeBSD : ansible -- multiple vulnerabilities (72fccfdf-2061-11e5-a4a5-002590263bf5)

High Nessus Plugin ID 84523


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Ansible, Inc. reports :

Ensure that hostnames match certificate names when using HTTPS - resolved in Ansible 1.9.2

Improper symlink handling in zone, jail, and chroot connection plugins could lead to escape from confined environment - resolved in Ansible 1.9.2


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 84523

File Name: freebsd_pkg_72fccfdf206111e5a4a5002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/07/06

Modified: 2018/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ansible, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/06/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3908, CVE-2015-6240