Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 15.04 : python-keystoneclient, python-keystonemiddleware vulnerabilities (USN-2705-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2015-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

Qin Zhao discovered Keystone disabled certification verification when
the 'insecure' option is set in a paste configuration (paste.ini) file
regardless of the value, which allows remote attackers to conduct
man-in-the-middle attacks via a crafted certificate. (CVE-2014-7144)

Brant Knudson discovered Keystone disabled certification verification
when the 'insecure' option is set in a paste configuration (paste.ini)
file regardless of the value, which allows remote attackers to conduct
man-in-the-middle attacks via a crafted certificate. (CVE-2015-1852).

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-keystoneclient and / or
python-keystonemiddleware packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85253 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-7144
CVE-2015-1852

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