CVE-2018-10875

Published: 13 July 2018

A flaw was found in ansible. ansible.cfg is read from the current working directory which can be altered to make it point to a plugin or a module path under the control of an attacker, thus allowing the attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.8

Status

Package Release Status
ansible
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.6.1+dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 21.10 (Impish Indri) Not vulnerable
(2.6.1+dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Not vulnerable
(2.6.1+dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(2.6.1+dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (2.5.1+dfsg-1ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (2.0.0.2-2ubuntu1.3)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Needed