Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : nova (cve_2014_3517_information_disclosure)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80711
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
DescriptionThe remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :
- api/metadata/handler.py in OpenStack Compute (Nova) before 2013.2.4, 2014.x before 2014.1.2, and Juno before Juno-2, when proxying metadata requests through Neutron, makes it easier for remote attackers to guess instance ID signatures via a brute-force attack that relies on timing differences in responses to instance metadata requests. (CVE-2014-3517)
SolutionUpgrade to Solaris 18.104.22.168.1.