DescriptionA flaw was found in Ansible where the secret information present in async_files are getting disclosed when the user changes the jobdir to a world readable directory. Any secret information in an async status file will be readable by a malicious user on that system. This flaw affects Ansible Tower 3.7 and Ansible Automation Platform 1.2.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.
|Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.|
|SUSE Manager Client Tools Beta for SLE 15||ansible||Affected|
|SUSE Manager Client Tools for SLE 15||ansible||Won't fix|
|SUSE Manager Proxy Module 4.2||ansible||Won't fix|
|SUSE Manager Proxy Module 4.3||ansible||Won't fix|
|SUSE Manager Tools 15||ansible||Won't fix|
|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|HPE Helion OpenStack 8||ansible||Affected|
|HPE Helion OpenStack 8||ansible1||Won't fix|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3||ansible||Won't fix|
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7||ansible||Affected|
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8||ansible||Affected|
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8||ansible1||Won't fix|
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9||ansible1||Won't fix|
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8||ansible||Affected|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Mon May 10 18:58:30 2021
CVE page last modified: Fri Feb 10 16:06:59 2023