ESB-2018.0641 - [SUSE] ansible: Access confidential data - Existing account 2018-03-06

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             SUSE Security Update: Security update for ansible
                               6 March 2018


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           ansible
Publisher:         SUSE
Operating System:  SUSE
Impact/Access:     Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-7550  

Reference:         ESB-2017.2652

Original Bulletin:

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for ansible

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:0605-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1065872 
Cross-References:   CVE-2017-7550
Affected Products:
                    SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for ansible fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2017-7550: A flaw was found in the way Ansible passed certain
     parameters to the jenkins_plugin module. Remote attackers could use this
     flaw to expose sensitive information from a remote host's logs. This
     flaw was fixed by not allowing passwords to be specified in the "params"
     argument, and noting this in the module documentation.  (bsc#1065872)

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2018-412=1

   To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (noarch):



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