Bug 1390653 - CVE-2016-8614 ansible1.9: ansible: Improper verification of key fingerprints in apt_key module [epel-all]
Summary: CVE-2016-8614 ansible1.9: ansible: Improper verification of key fingerprints ...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: ansible1.9
Version: el6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Toshio Ernie Kuratomi
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: CVE-2016-8614
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-11-01 15:25 UTC by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2017-03-27 19:50 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Release Note
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2017-03-27 19:50:21 UTC
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Description Kurt Seifried 2016-11-01 15:25:33 UTC
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected versions
of Fedora EPEL.

For comments that are specific to the vulnerability please use bugs filed
against the "Security Response" product referenced in the "Blocks" field.

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the relevant top-level CVE bugs.

Please also mention the CVE IDs being fixed in the RPM changelog and the
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Comment 1 Kurt Seifried 2016-11-01 15:25:38 UTC
Use the following template to for the 'fedpkg update' request to submit an
update for this issue as it contains the top-level parent bug(s) as well as
this tracking bug.  This will ensure that all associated bugs get updated
when new packages are pushed to stable.


# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)

# testing, stable

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for CVE-2016-8614

# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds

# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable

# Suggest that users restart after update


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Comment 2 Kevin Fenzi 2017-03-27 19:50:21 UTC
I've retired the ansible1.9 package now as upstream no longer supports it and it has known security issues that cannot easily be fixed.

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