Ubuntu 15.04 : cinder vulnerability (USN-2703-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 85251
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionBastian Blank discovered that Cinder guessed image formats based on untrusted data. An attacker could use this to read arbitrary files from the Cinder host.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected python-cinder package.