Fedora 16 : openstack-nova-2011.3.1-0.4.10818.fc16 (2012-0682)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57610


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to 2011.3.1 release candidate. See https://launchpad.net/nova/+milestone/2011.3.1

This also includes a minor bug fix for libguestfs file injection

This update includes ~50 patches from the upstream stable branch and a fix for an issue with attaching volumes.

Sync up with Fedora spec, to only add fuse group if present.
Explicitly depend on the fuse package to avoid #767852. Requires manually installing 'fuse' first.

Also adds libguestfs update

Add --yes, --rootpw, and --novapw arguments to openstack-nova-db-setup.

Please ensure you have at least python-migrate-0.6-6 installed when testing this

Change the default database from sqlite to mysql.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected openstack-nova package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57610

File Name: fedora_2012-0682.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/01/20

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 4.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openstack-nova, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4596

BID: 51047

FEDORA: 2012-0682