Ubuntu 10.10 : eucalyptus vulnerability (USN-1033-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

It was discovered that Eucalyptus did not verify password resets from
the Admin UI correctly. An unauthenticated remote attacker could issue
password reset requests to gain admin privileges in the Eucalyptus
environment.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51340 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3905