[gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201411-09 ] Ansible: Privilege escalation

Fabricante: Gentoo
Fecha: 23/11/2014
Identificador: GLSA 201411-09
[gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201411-09 ] Ansible: Privilege escalation
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201411-09 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - http://security.gentoo.org/ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Severity: Normal Title: Ansible: Privilege escalation Date: November 23, 2014 Bugs: #516564, #517770 ID: 201411-09 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Synopsis ======== Multiple vulnerabilities has been found in Ansible which may allow local privilege escalation. Background ========== Ansible is a radically simple IT automation platform. Affected packages ================= ------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 app-admin/ansible < 1.6.8 >= 1.6.8 Description =========== Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Ansible. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details. Impact ====== A local attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, or obtain sensitive information. Workaround ========== There is no known workaround at this time. Resolution ========== All Ansible users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-admin/ansible-1.6.8" References ========== [ 1 ] CVE-2014-4657 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-4657 [ 2 ] CVE-2014-4678 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-4678 [ 3 ] CVE-2014-4966 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-4966 [ 4 ] CVE-2014-4967 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-4967 Availability ============ This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201411-09.xml Concerns? ========= Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org. License ======= Copyright 2014 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text belongs to its owner(s). The contents of this document are licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5