Fedora 17 : openstack-glance-2012.1.2-2.fc17 (2012-18085)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 62978


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Fix Glance Authentication bypass for image deletion

- Update to stable/essex 2012.1.2 including...

- Support zero-size image creation via the v1 API

- Allow admins to share images regardless of owner

- Log sensitive store info, rather than exposing over API

- Fix the qpid_heartbeat option to avoid connection timeouts

- Fix image.upload notification to not send stale metadata

- Include chunk_name in swift debug message

- Fix scrubber exception when microsecs in DB (PostgreSQL) dates

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-glance package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 62978

File Name: fedora_2012-18085.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/11/21

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openstack-glance, 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: 2012/11/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4573, CVE-2012-5482

BID: 56437

FEDORA: 2012-18085