========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2193-1 May 05, 2014
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
OpenStack Glance could be made to run programs as the glance user if it processed a specially crafted request.
Software Description: - glance: OpenStack Image Registry and Delivery Service
Paul McMillan discovered that the Sheepdog backend in OpenStack Glance did not properly handle untrusted input. A remote authenticated attacker exploit this to execute arbitrary commands as the glance user.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
Ubuntu 13.10: python-glance 1:2013.2.3-0ubuntu1.1
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
References: http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-2193-1 CVE-2014-0162
Package Information: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/glance/1:2013.2.3-0ubuntu1.1
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