Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 : keystone vulnerability (USN-1830-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Sam Stoelinga discovered that Keystone would not immediately
invalidate tokens when deleting users via the v2 API. A deleted user
would be able to continue to use resources until the token lifetime
expired.

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 python-keystone package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66495 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59787

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2059