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openSUSE-SU-2017:2976-1: moderate: Security update for ansible
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for ansible

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2017:2976-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1008037 #1008038 #1019021 #1038785 #1065872

Cross-References: CVE-2016-8614 CVE-2016-8628 CVE-2016-9587
CVE-2017-7481 CVE-2017-7550
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.3
openSUSE Leap 42.2

An update that fixes 5 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for ansible to version fixes the following

- CVE-2017-7481: Security issue with lookup return not tainting the jinja2
environment (bsc#1038785)
- CVE-2016-9587: host to controller command execution vulnerability
- CVE-2016-8628: Command injection by compromised server via fact
variables (bsc#1008037)
- CVE-2016-8614: Improper verification of key fingerprints in apt_key
module (bsc#1008038)
- CVE-2017-7550: jenkins_plugin module may have exposed passwords in
remote host logs (bsc#1065872)

This update also contains a number of upstream bug fixes and improvements.

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE Leap 42.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2017-1259=1

- openSUSE Leap 42.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2017-1259=1

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

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (noarch):


- openSUSE Leap 42.2 (noarch):



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