Upstream information

CVE-2018-10875 at MITRE

Description

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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 7.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1099808 [IN_PROGRESS]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of packages in QA

Product(s) Package(s)
HPE Helion Openstack 8
  • ansible >= 2.4.6.0-3.3.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • ansible >= 2.4.6.0-3.3.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • ansible >= 2.4.6.0-3.3.1


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.

Product(s) Source package State
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 ansible In progress
SUSE Openstack Cloud 7 ansible Affected
SUSE Openstack Cloud 8 ansible In progress