CVE-2021-3583

Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection') in pypi/ansible

Identifier

CVE-2021-3583

Package Slug

pypi/ansible

Vulnerability

Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection')

Description

A flaw was found in Ansible, where a user's controller is vulnerable to template injection. This issue can occur through facts used in the template if the user is trying to put templates in multi-line YAML strings and the facts being handled do not routinely include special template characters. This flaw allows attackers to perform command injection, which discloses sensitive information. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to confidentiality and integrity.

Affected Versions

All versions before 2.9.23

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.9.23 or above.

Last Modified

2021-10-10

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