Upstream information

CVE-2021-20191 at MITRE

Description

A flaw was found in ansible. Credentials, such as secrets, are being disclosed in console log by default and not protected by no_log feature when using those modules. An attacker can take advantage of this information to steal those credentials. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data confidentiality. Versions before ansible 2.9.18 are affected.

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 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 5
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required Low Low
User Interaction None Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1181119 [IN_PROGRESS], 1181935 [IN_PROGRESS]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References

List of packages in QA

Product(s) Package(s)
HPE Helion Openstack 8
  • ansible >= 2.9.22-3.18.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • ansible >= 2.9.22-3.18.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • ansible >= 2.9.22-3.18.1


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 ansible1 In progress
SUSE Manager Client Tools Beta for SLE 15 ansible Not affected
SUSE Manager Client Tools for SLE 15 ansible In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 ansible Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 ansible In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 ansible1 In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 ansible1 Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 ansible In progress