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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-6240

The chroot, jail, and zone connection plugins in ansible before 1.9.2 allow local users to escape a restricted environment via a symlink attack.
Publish Date : 2017-06-07 Last Update Date : 2019-09-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 59

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-6240

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Redhat Ansible * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Ansible 1

- References For CVE-2015-6240

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/09/msg00016.html
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20190916 [SECURITY] [DLA 1923-1] ansible security update
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/17/10
MLIST [oss-security] 20150817 Re: CVE request: ansible zone/chroot/jail escape
https://github.com/ansible/ansible/commit/952166f48eb0f5797b75b160fd156bbe1e8fc647 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1243468 CONFIRM
https://github.com/ansible/ansible/commit/ca2f2c4ebd7b5e097eab0a710f79c1f63badf95b CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-6240

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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