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Red Hat Security Advisory 2018-2152-01

Red Hat Security Advisory 2018-2152-01
Posted Jul 10, 2018
Authored by Red Hat | Site access.redhat.com

Red Hat Security Advisory 2018-2152-01 - Ansible is a simple model-driven configuration management, multi-node deployment, and remote-task execution system. Ansible works over SSH and does not require any software or daemons to be installed on remote nodes. Extension modules can be written in any language and are transferred to managed machines automatically. Issues addressed include a code execution vulnerability.

tags | advisory, remote, code execution
systems | linux, redhat
advisories | CVE-2018-10874, CVE-2018-10875
MD5 | de622420b59e26e47b705a00459da7f7

Red Hat Security Advisory 2018-2152-01

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Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis: Moderate: ansible security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2018:2152-01
Product: Red Hat Ansible Engine
Advisory URL: https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2152
Issue date: 2018-07-10
CVE Names: CVE-2018-10874 CVE-2018-10875
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1. Summary:

An update for ansible is now available for Ansible Engine 2.4.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from
the CVE link(s) in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Ansible Engine 2.4 for RHEL 7 Server - noarch

3. Description:

Ansible is a simple model-driven configuration management, multi-node
deployment, and remote-task execution system. Ansible works over SSH and
does not require any software or daemons to be installed on remote nodes.
Extension modules can be written in any language and are transferred to
managed machines automatically.

The following packages have been upgraded to a newer upstream version:
ansible (2.4.6)

Security fix(es):

* ansible: Inventory variables are loaded from current working directory
when running ad-hoc command that can lead to code execution
(CVE-2018-10874)

* ansible: ansible.cfg is being read from current working directory
allowing possible code execution (CVE-2018-10875)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in
the References section.

This issue was discovered by Brian Coca (Red Hat), and Michael Scherer
(OSAS).

4. Solution:

For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:

https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1596528 - CVE-2018-10874 ansible: Inventory variables are loaded from current working directory when running ad-hoc command that can lead to code execution
1596533 - CVE-2018-10875 ansible: ansible.cfg is being read from current working directory allowing possible code execution

6. Package List:

Red Hat Ansible Engine 2.4 for RHEL 7 Server:

Source:
ansible-2.4.6.0-1.el7ae.src.rpm

noarch:
ansible-2.4.6.0-1.el7ae.noarch.rpm
ansible-doc-2.4.6.0-1.el7ae.noarch.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/

7. References:

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-10874
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-10875
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is <secalert@redhat.com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2018 Red Hat, Inc.
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