Fedora 17 : openstack-nova-2012.1-0.10.rc1.fc17 (2012-4889)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

CVE-2012-1585: Long server names grow nova-api log files significantly
Avoid killing dnsmasq on network service shutdown. update to Essex RC1
which fixes 159 bugs detailed here:
https://launchpad.net/nova/essex/essex-rc1 Features :

- Support non blocking libvirt operations

Bugs :

- Suppress errors logged when syncing power states

- Fix an exception when querying a server through the
API

- Suppress deprecation warnings with db sync

- Avoid and cater for missing libvirt instance images

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=801302
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=801791
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=803905
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=805947
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=808149
https://launchpad.net/nova/essex/essex-rc1
http://www.nessus.org/u?43940f1e

Solution :

Update the affected openstack-nova package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58704 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52831

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1585

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