CVE-2016-8647

Current Description

An input validation vulnerability was found in Ansible's mysql_user module before 2.2.1.0, which may fail to correctly change a password in certain circumstances. Thus the previous password would still be active when it should have been changed.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 26, 2018
Last ModifiedOctober 09, 2019
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-20
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationSINGLE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score8.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

CVSS 3 - Version3.0
CVSS 3 - Vector StringCVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
CVSS 3 - Attack VectorNETWORK
CVSS 3 - Attack ComplexityLOW
CVSS 3 - Privileges RequiredHIGH
CVSS 3 - User InteractionNONE
CVSS 3 - ScopeUNCHANGED
CVSS 3 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 3 - Integrity ImpactHIGH
CVSS 3 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 3 - Base Score4.9
CVSS 3 - Base SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score1.2
Base SeverityMEDIUM

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationRedhatAnsible Engine********2.2.1.0
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationRedhatVirtualization4.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Redhat Ansible Engine *
Redhat Virtualization 4.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
RHSA-2017:1685https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1685REDHATVendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2016-8647https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2016-8647CONFIRMIssue Tracking Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/ansible/ansible-modules-core/pull/5388https://github.com/ansible/ansible-modules-core/pull/5388CONFIRMThird Party Advisory