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CVE-2014-4660 Detail

Current Description

Ansible before 1.5.5 constructs filenames containing user and password fields on the basis of deb lines in sources.list, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive credential information in opportunistic circumstances by leveraging existence of a file that uses the "deb http://user:pass@server:port/" format.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/ansible/ansible/blob/release1.5.5/CHANGELOG.md Release Notes
https://github.com/ansible/ansible/commit/c4b5e46054c74176b2446c82d4df1a2610eddc08 Patch
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2014-4660 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/06/26/19 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68231 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-522 Insufficiently Protected Credentials NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:ansible:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
1.5.5


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4660
NVD Published Date:
02/19/2020
NVD Last Modified:
02/25/2020