Ubuntu 14.04 LTS : heat vulnerability (USN-2249-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Jason Dunsmore discovered that OpenStack heat did not properly
restrict access to template information. A remote authenticated
attacker could exploit this to see URL provider templates of other
tenants for a limited time.

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-heat package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76143 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67505

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3801

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