Fedora 17 : openstack-nova-2012.1.1-15.fc17 (2012-11756)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Fix package dependencies for updates

- Fix CA cert permissions issue introduced in
2012.1.1-10

- Split out into more sub packages

- Update from stable upstream including...

- Fix metadata file injection with xen

- Fix affinity filters when hints is None

- Fix marker behavior for flavors

- Handle local remote exceptions consistently

- Fix qcow2 size on libvirt live block migration

- Fix for API listing of os hosts

- Avoid lazy loading errors on instance_type

- Avoid casts in network manager to prevent races

- Conditionally allow queries for deleted flavours

- Fix wrong regex in cleanup_file_locks

- Add net rules to VMs on compute service start

- Tolerate parsing null connection info in BDM

- Support EC2 CreateImage API for boot from volume

- EC2 DescribeImages reports correct rootDeviceType

- Reject EC2 CreateImage for instance store

- Fix EC2 CreateImage no_reboot logic

- Convert remaining network API casts to calls

- Move where the fixed ip deallocation happens

- Fix the qpid_heartbeat option so that it's effective

- Prohibit host file corruption through file injection
(CVE-2012-3447)

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=846624
http://www.nessus.org/u?ea538344

Solution :

Update the affected openstack-nova package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61615 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54278
54869

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3361
CVE-2012-3447

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