Vulnerability CVE-2020-14365


Published: 2020-09-23

Description:
A flaw was found in the Ansible Engine, in ansible-engine 2.8.x before 2.8.15 and ansible-engine 2.9.x before 2.9.13, when installing packages using the dnf module. GPG signatures are ignored during installation even when disable_gpg_check is set to False, which is the default behavior. This flaw leads to malicious packages being installed on the system and arbitrary code executed via package installation scripts. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to integrity and system availability.

Type:

CWE-347

(Improper Verification of Cryptographic Signature)

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
6.6/10
9.2/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Complete
Complete
Affected software
Redhat -> Ansible engine 
Redhat -> Ansible tower 
Redhat -> Ceph storage 
Redhat -> Openstack platform 

 References:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1869154

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