Ubuntu 11.10 / 12.04 LTS / 12.10 : glance vulnerability (USN-1710-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Dan Prince discovered an issue in Glance error reporting. An
authenticated attacker could exploit this to expose the Glance
operator's Swift credentials for a misconfigured or otherwise unusable
Swift endpoint.

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-glance package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64291 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57612

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0212

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