Ubuntu 14.04 LTS : keystone vulnerability (USN-2406-1)

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 :

Brant Knudson discovered that OpenStack Keystone did not properly
perform input sanitization when performing endpoint catalog
substitution. A remote attacker with privileged access for creating
endpoints could exploit this to obtain sensitive information.

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-keystone package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79212 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3621

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