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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2020-8632: Security patch for cloud-init (ALAS-2021-1576)

Severity:
2
CVSS:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published:
02/05/2020
Created:
01/09/2020
Added:
01/08/2020
Modified:
01/08/2020

Description:

In cloud-init through 19.4, rand_user_password in cloudinit/config/cc_set_passwords.py has a small default pwlen value, which makes it easier for attackers to guess passwords.'

Solution(s)


  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-cloud-init

Reference(s)

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