Ubuntu 14.04 : glance vulnerability (USN-2322-1)

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 :

Thomas Leaman and Stuart McLaren discovered that OpenStack Glance did
not properly honor the image_size_cap configuration option. A remote
authenticated attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service
via disk consumption.

Solution :

Update the affected glance-common package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77322 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-5356