Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : keystone (cve_2014_2828_authentication_issues)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- The V3 API in OpenStack Identity (Keystone) 2013.1
before 2013.2.4 and icehouse before icehouse-rc2 allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU
consumption) via a large number of the same
authentication method in a request, aka 'authentication
chaining.' (CVE-2014-2828)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?27994c9c

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.2.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80657 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2828

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