Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 : glance vulnerability (USN-1764-1)

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 :

Stuart McLaren discovered an issue with Glance v1 API requests. An
authenticated attacker could exploit this to expose the Glance
operator's Swift and/or S3 credentials via the response headers when
requesting a cached image.

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 :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.6
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65574 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58490

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1840

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