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

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2016 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.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55098 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0730
CVE-2011-2329