RHSA-2019:2544 - Security Advisory
Moderate: Ansible security update
Security Advisory: Moderate
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An update for Ansible is now available for Ansible Engine 2.7.
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.
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 (2.7.13)
- Ansible: data disclosure when a password from the prompt contains template characters (CVE-2019-10206)
For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes described in this advisory, refer to:
- Red Hat Ansible Engine 2.7 x86_64
- Red Hat Ansible Engine 2.7 ppc64le
- BZ - 1732623 - CVE-2019-10206 Ansible: disclosure data when prompted for password and template characters are passed
Red Hat Ansible Engine 2.7
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