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computer vulnerability bulletin CVE-2018-10875

Ansible Core: privilege escalation via Current Directory Ansible.cfg

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Current Directory Ansible.cfg of Ansible Core, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: Ansible Core, Debian, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: privileged access/rights, user access/rights.
Attacker's origin: user shell.
Creation date: 06/07/2018.
Références of this announce: CVE-2018-10875, DSA-4396-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:0238-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:1125-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-26638.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Current Directory Ansible.cfg of Ansible Core, in order to escalate his privileges.
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