Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 : glance vulnerability (USN-1626-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Gabe Westmaas discovered that Glance did not always properly enforce
access controls when deleting images. An authenticated user could
delete arbitrary images by using the v1 API under certain
circumstances.

Solution :

Update the affected python-glance package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62868 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4573