Fedora 17 : openstack-nova-2012.1-2.fc17 (2012-6273)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 58959


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Sync up with Essex stable branch

- Support more flexible guest image file injection

- Enforce quota on security group rules (CVE-2012-2101)

- Provide startup scripts for the Essex VNC services

- Provide a startup script for the separated metadata api service update to essex release

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: Low

ID: 58959

File Name: fedora_2012-6273.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/05/02

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.5

Temporal Score: 2.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openstack-nova, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/04/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2101

BID: 53297

FEDORA: 2012-6273