FreeBSD : Ansible -- Command execution on Ansible controller from host (a93c3287-d8fd-11e6-be5c-001fbc0f280f)

High Nessus Plugin ID 96472


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


Computest reports :

Computest found and exploited several issues that allow a compromised host to execute commands on the Ansible controller and thus gain access to other hosts controlled by that controller.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 96472

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a93c3287d8fd11e6be5c001fbc0f280f.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/01/13

Modified: 2017/01/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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: 2017/01/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9587