High severity vulnerability that affects ansible

2018-10-10T17:23:45
ID GHSA-RH6X-QVG7-RRMJ
Type github
Reporter GitHub Advisory Database
Modified 2019-07-03T21:02:03

Description

The create_script function in the lxc_container module in Ansible before 1.9.6-1 and 2.x before 2.0.2.0 allows local users to write to arbitrary files or gain privileges via a symlink attack on (1) /opt/.lxc-attach-script, (2) the archived container in the archive_path directory, or the (3) lxc-attach-script.log or (4) lxc-attach-script.err files in the temporary directory.