Ubuntu 13.10 : neutron vulnerability (USN-2194-1)

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 :

Aaron Rosen discovered that OpenStack Neutron did not properly perform
authorization checks when creating ports when using plugins relying on
the l3-agent. A remote authenticated attacker could exploit this to
access the network of other tenants.

Solution :

Update the affected python-neutron package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73884 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66497

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0056