Fedora 17 : openstack-nova-2012.1-10.fc17 (2012-9550)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 59699


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


bug fixes and performance improvements from stable essex

- fix an exception caused by the fix for CVE-2012-2654

- fix the encoding of the dns_domains table (requires a db sync)

- fix a crash due to a nova services startup race (#825051)

- Fix for protocol case handling CVE-2012-2654

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: 59699

File Name: fedora_2012-9550.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/06/26

Modified: 2016/05/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/06/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2654

BID: 53875

FEDORA: 2012-9550