Fedora 25 : ansible (2017-3f40aa3d64)

High Nessus Plugin ID 99643

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Backport fix for https://github.com/ansible/ansible/issues/22572

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Many bugfixes and improvements. See https://github.com/ansible/ansible/blob/stable-2.3/CHANGELOG.md for full list of changes.

rst and html docs have been split out into a ansible-docs subpackage.

Includes fix for CVE-2017-7466

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.

Solution

Update the affected ansible package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-3f40aa3d64

https://github.com/ansible/ansible/blob/stable-2.3/CHANGELOG.md

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 99643

File Name: fedora_2017-3f40aa3d64.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/04/25

Updated: 2018/09/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ansible, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:25

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/04/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7466