Ubuntu 13.10 / 14.04 : cinder vulnerability (USN-2248-1)

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 :

Darragh O'Reilly discovered that the Ubuntu packaging for OpenStack
Cinder did not properly set up its sudo configuration. If a different
flaw was found in OpenStack Cinder, this vulnerability could be used
to escalate privileges. (CVE-2013-1068).

Solution :

Update the affected python-cinder package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76142 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68094

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1068