Ubuntu 10.04 LTS / 10.10 / 11.04 : eucalyptus, rampart vulnerability (USN-1137-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Juraj Somorovsky, Jorg Schwenk, Meiko Jensen and Xiaofeng Lou
discovered that Eucalyptus did not properly validate SOAP requests. An
unauthenticated remote attacker could exploit this to submit arbitrary
commands to the Eucalyptus SOAP interface in the context of an
authenticated user.

Solution :

Update the affected eucalyptus-cloud and / or librampart0 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55098 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0730