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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-4967: Ansible: Privilege escalation

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-4967: Ansible: Privilege escalation

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/23/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
02/28/2020

Description

Multiple argument injection vulnerabilities in Ansible before 1.6.7 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by leveraging access to an Ansible managed host and providing a crafted fact, as demonstrated by a fact with (1) a trailing " src=" clause, (2) a trailing " temp=" clause, or (3) a trailing " validate=" clause accompanied by a shell command.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-admin-ansible

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