CVE-2018-16837

Priority
Description
Ansible "User" module leaks any data which is passed on as a parameter to
ssh-keygen. This could lean in undesirable situations such as passphrases
credentials passed as a parameter for the ssh-keygen executable. Showing
those credentials in clear text form for every user which have access just
to the process list.
Notes
 https://github.com/ansible/ansible/pull/47436
Package
Upstream:released (2.8.0)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (2.0.0.2-2ubuntu1.3)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (2.5.1+dfsg-1ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.7.5+dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):not-affected (2.7.5+dfsg-1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/ansible/ansible/commit/a0aa53d1a1d6075a7ae98ace138712ee6cb45ae4.patch
More Information

Updated: 2019-07-29 15:14:13 UTC (commit af3acbf1b1fc2de6962150a238333907630c9b38)