Fedora 17 : openstack-nova-2012.1.3-3.fc17 (2013-1816)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64546


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- disallow boot from arbitrary volumes (CVE-2013-0208)

- Disable image cache cleanup to avoid issues with shared storage

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: High

ID: 64546

File Name: fedora_2013-1816.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/11

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/01

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2013-1816