Fedora 17 : openstack-nova-2012.1.1-3.fc17 (2012-10420)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60072


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Update to latest essex stable branch

- Distinguish volume overlimit exceptions

- Prohibit host file corruption through file injection (CVE-2012-3360, CVE-2012-3361)

- Support injecting new .ssh/authorized_keys files to SELinux enabled guests

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: 60072

File Name: fedora_2012-10420.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/07/20

Modified: 2016/05/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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: 2012/07/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3360, CVE-2012-3361

BID: 54277, 54278

FEDORA: 2012-10420