Ubuntu 13.10 : glance vulnerability (USN-2193-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Paul McMillan discovered that the Sheepdog backend in OpenStack Glance
did not properly handle untrusted input. A remote authenticated
attacker exploit this to execute arbitrary commands as the glance

Solution :

Update the affected python-glance package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.2
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73883 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66774

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0162