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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-4678: ansible remote data checking code fixes

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-4678: ansible remote data checking code fixes

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/03/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
02/27/2020

Description

The safe_eval function in Ansible before 1.6.4 does not properly restrict the code subset, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted instructions. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2014-4657.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-ansible

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