This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information.
The vulnerability exists in the Ansible Engine's ansible-connection module. The Ansible user credentials is disclosed by default in the traceback error message. A remote attacker with ability to intercept traffic can obtain user's credentials.
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Ansible: 2.9.0, 2.9.0 rc1, 2.9.0 rc2, 2.9.0 rc3, 2.9.0 rc4, 2.9.0 rc5, 2.9.0b1, 2.9.1, 2.9.2, 2.9.3, 2.9.4, 2.9.5, 2.9.6, 2.9.7, 2.9.8, 2.9.9, 2.9.10, 2.9.11, 2.9.12, 2.9.13, 2.9.14, 2.9.15, 2.9.16, 2.9.17, 2.9.18, 2.9.19, 2.9.20, 2.9.21, 2.9.22, 2.9.23, 2.9.24, 2.9.25, 2.9.26CPE2.3
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
How the attacker can exploit this vulnerability?
The attacker would have to send a specially crafted request to the affected application in order to exploit this vulnerability.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.