FreeBSD : ansible -- code execution from compromised remote host data or untrusted local data (9dae9d62-205f-11e5-a4a5-002590263bf5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 84525


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


Ansible, Inc. reports :

Arbitrary execution from data from compromised remote hosts or untrusted local data - resolved in Ansible 1.6.7


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84525

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9dae9d62205f11e5a4a5002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/07/06

Modified: 2015/07/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/07/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4966

BID: 68794